Sunday, July 4, 2021 at 4:01 p.m. Officers responded to 5010
Haden (Excellent Carwash) in reference to a victim of a shooting.
arrival Officers located a deceased male that was identified as Herbert
Bendy III, a 47 year old Beaumont man.
Witnesses reported Bryant Keith
Thomas, a 36 year old Beaumont man, and Bendy were involved in an
ongoing disturbance. The disturbance escalated at the car wash and
Thomas shot Bendy.
Thomas was taken in to custody and brought to the
station to speak with Detectives.
After interviewing witnesses, Thomas was transported to Jefferson County Correctional Facility and booked in for Murder.