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.