A 33-year-old man died Thursday night after being shot in the head at the James Zay Roberts Apartments at 610 Burton Avenue. Orange police are calling it a murder.
Detective Captain Robert Enmon said John Wolford Flanagan died at a Beaumont hospital of his injuries. He said police were called about 11 p.m. to the apartments about the shooting.
The victim was taken by Acadian Ambulance to St. Elizabeth Hospital, where he died.
Investigators are asking the public to help. Anyone with information about the shooting should contact the Orange Police Department at 409-883-1026, or Southeast Texas Crimestoppers at 409-833-8477, which is 409-833-TIPS.
Written by KOGT Radio