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Drier air moves in for today. Still a very hot afternoon expected. Temps in the mid 90's. A dry weekend is in store with mid and upper 90's. We'll start to see rain chances return by Monday. But we start the week off in the upper 90's. More rain through mid week will drop our afternoon highs down to the lower 90's through Wednesday.
PA man pleads guilty to the murder of his aunt
A Port Arthur man faces life in prison after he pleaded guilty Tuesday to the murder of his own aunt.
Lawrence James Junior, 44, admitted he stabbed 70-year-old Bettye Davis in March 2012.
Lawrence admitted to being high on cocaine when he killed his aunt in her Port Arthur home after the two argued over money, According to court documents.
After stabbing her multiple times, Lawrence left Davis still breathing on her kitchen floor and drove her car to Houston where police arrested him for possession of a controlled substance.
Family members discovered Davis's body days later.
Lawrence James Junior could receive anywhere from 15 to 99 years in jail when he is sentenced on June 2nd.