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Weak front just south of I-10 with little change in temperature. Look for areas of fog tonight especially south of the boundary. Otherwise look for highs in the 80's and lows in the 60's the next several days and nights. Next upper disturbance will pass north of the area late Thursday with once again the best dynamics north of SE Texas. ...
Port Arthur man accidentally shoots himself during New Year's celebration
PORT ARTHUR - A man accidentally shot himself in the foot while firing several rounds from a pistol to celebrate the New Year, according to Port Arthur Police.
Police were called to Christus Hospital St. Mary at about 1:30 a.m. Wednesday to talk to a man who was the victim of a shooting.
Officers say the 39-year-old man showed signs of intoxication and told them he was celebrating the New Year and fired several rounds with a small to medium caliber pistol. He accidentally shot himself in the right foot/ankle area. The victim's injuries aren't life threatening.
Police didn't file any charges nor make an arrest.