Visitation will open Saturday, March 5, 2022

Murder Suspect Sought

On Sunday, March 27, 2022 around 5:00 p.m., Deputies were notified murder in the 14000 block of Kolb’s Corner in West Jefferson County. Upon arrival, Deputies discovered the body of a 16 year old female who had suffered a gunshot wound. 22 year old Cody Arnold was arrested at the home and charged with Murder. His bond has been set at $1,000,000.00. Additionally, a Murder warrant has been issued for 24 year old Chelsea Shipp of Winnie, Texas. It is believed that she is still armed. Shipp was last seen driving a 2017 White Dodge single cab truck, Tx. tag – NLT4817. Shipp is known to frequent Galveston County, Chambers County and West Jefferson County. If you have information about this crime or any felony crime there are three ways to contact the Southeast Texas Crime Stoppers. You can call 409-833-TIPS (8477), log onto or download the P3 app. You will not be asked your name and you could be eligible for a cash reward.


3/29/2022 12:52 PM
Crystal Holmes, Captain