Vehicles, apartment unit hit with bullets following Orange shootout

Published 2:36 pm Thursday, November 30, 2023

Multiple vehicles and at least one apartment were struck by bullets after two people began shooting at each other Wednesday in Orange, police said.

Orange Police Sgt. Isaac Henry said the shootings occurred at approximately 1 p.m. Wednesday at Willowbend Apartments in the 4000 block of Sikes Road.

No injuries were reported, and the case has been assigned to the department’s investigation division.

Henry said police believe the shooting included two shooters who were firing at each other.

Multiple vehicles and at least one apartment were reportedly struck by gunfire.

The gunmen then fled in different vehicles.

People with information about the shooting can call Crime Stoppers of Southeast Texas at 409-833-TIPS or download the P3 Tips app on a smart phone.

Tips are anonymous and could be eligible for a cash reward.

— Written By Mary Meaux