A Jefferson County man is filing for an injunction to prevent the city of Beaumont from demolishing property he purchased.
Michael Pena filed a lawsuit Nov. 12, 2014, in Jefferson County District Court against the ciity of Beaumont.
According to the complaint, Pena purchased property scheduled for demolition on College Avenue in Beaumont on Sept. 23, 2014, for the purpose of saving it from demolition and renovating it for commercial use.
Pena seeks an injunction preventing the city from demolishing the property. He is represented by attorney P. Dean Brinkley of Templeton & Brinkley in Beaumont.
Jefferson County District Court case number: E-196393