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Rains beginning to move into SE Texas as lift approaches ahead of strong upper level disturbance. 1-2 inches of rain likely overnight. Some of the storms will be strong with gusty winds, instability is weak though so a big severe weather outbreak is ...
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.