Shots fired during assault Saturday


Bay City Police detectives are investigating an aggravated assault that occurred Saturday, June 1.

According to police reports, sometime around 4 a.m., there was an argument at Debeaux’s Club, located at 1521 Whitson Street. A fight broke out between two females and when a male subject attempted to break up the fight, he was assaulted by another male.

The male who was assaulted had been knocked to the ground and had to be dragged out of the bar by family members. As the victim and family were trying to get into their vehicle, someone began firing shots. 

Nobody was injured from the gunshots, but the tires to the victim’s vehicle were shot and flattened.  

The victim, who was unconscious was transported to Matagorda Regional Hospital by other family members.  The victim has been released from the hospital.  

Detectives are still investigating this incident.  

Anyone with information can call 979-245-8500 and ask to speak with Detective Robert Pierce.

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