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**THUNDERSTORMS TO THE NORTH MOVING SOUTH/SOUTHWEST**
Complex of storms moving rapidly SSW across NE Texas and NW Louisiana, these may hold together long enough to affect parts of the area tonight. Upper Low to our east has been weakening and has put on the brakes thanks to the ridge of High pressure aloft ...
Residents march to create awareness of elderly abuse
BEAUMONT - Residents marched in Beaumont to call attention to how frequently elderly people are abused in Texas. May is Elder Abuse Prevention Month.
According to data from Adult Protective Services nearly 50,000 men and women in the state were victims of abuse or neglect in 2013.
Experts say much of the abuse happens in the home where a child or another family member hurts an older person.
State law requires anyone who suspects an adult is abused or neglected to call the hotline at 1-800-252-5400.