City of Beaumont sued over scheduled demolition of home on Pecos Street

Annie Cosby Apr. 9, 2014, 2:38pm

A Jefferson County man is suing the city of Beaumont over a home he purchased in order to save it from demolition.

Gary Robbins filed a lawsuit April 28 in the Jefferson County District Court, seeking a temporary restraining order and temporary and permanent injunction against the city of Beaumont. 

According to the complaint, Gary Robbins purchased a home at 2180 Pecos St. in Beaumont to save it from a scheduled demolition after it was declared a dilapidated structure by the city.

Robbins is seeking a restraining order to prevent the city from demolishing the home.

He is being represented in the case by Beaumont attorney Jeffrey T. Roebuck.

Jefferson County District Court Case No. B195-539


This is a report on a civil lawsuit filed in the Jefferson County District Court. The details in this report come from an original complaint filed by a plaintiff. Please note, a complaint represents an accusation by a private individual, not the government. It is not an indication of guilt, and it only represents one side of the story.

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