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BISD board trustee's son indicted on two counts of attempted capital murder
KFDM News - The son of a Beaumont Independent School District board trustee has been indicted on two counts of attempted capital murder.
Byron Bush, 34, is the son of BISD board trustee Zenobia Bush.
During the course of an investigation at the Stone Hurst Apartments in the 1600 block of East Lucas on May 22nd, deputies reportedly encountered Bush who was armed with a pistol.
A short foot pursuit occurred at which time authorities say Bush turned and fired several rounds at the pursing deputies.
The deputies were forced to return fire, striking Bush twice, and he was transported to Christus St. Elizabeth Hospital for his injuries.
He could face up to life in prison if convicted.
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