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A slow warming trend will begin in our area over the weekend into early next week with dry weather expected. Our next chance for showers and thunderstorms will begin around Wednesday as the next cold front nears.
Suspect held on $150,00 bond; accused of assaulting 3-year-old girl and giving child STDs
Jefferson County Sheriff's Office
At approximately 2 p.m., Crime Stoppers received a tip in reference to the location of wanted fugitive, Joshua Cole Williams. Acting on the tip the Beaumont PD and US Marshalls Service located the fugitive at a residence on Orange Street in Port Arthur, Texas. Mr. Williams is currently incarcerated in the Jefferson County Correctional Facility. He is presently being held on a bond of $150,000.
The Jefferson County Sheriff's Office would like to thank everyone that assisted in this apprehension. During the short period of time with the community being alerted to this fugitive, Crime Stoppers received a record number calls of his location.