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Cold night ahead with surface high pressure in the region. Winds will become southeast Friday into the weekend as high pressure moves east. An increase in clouds will occur as well. Next cold front due in late Monday with a chance of showers and maybe a thunderstorm. ...
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.