Date: Thursday, March 26, 2015, 22:14
Location: Laguna Shores at Rex Lane
Offense: Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon
Case Number: 1503260137
Corpus Christi Police arrested 31-year-old Ryan Self (7/21/1983) for unlawful possession of a firearm by a felon, a municipal court warrant, and for several drug charges after a traffic stop on Laguna Shores Road near Rex Lane initiated for defective tail lamps.
A Corpus Christi Police Officer stopped a red 2006 Mitsubishi Eclipse at 10:14pm and discovered the driver, Ryan Self, had a municipal court warrant and was arrested. The Officer impounded the Eclipse and found substances that the Officer believed were marijuana and methamphetamines along with a loaded pistol. The Officer learned Self has been previously convicted of a felony, so the Officer applied the additional charges of possession of a firearm by a felon, possession of a controlled substance and possession of marijuana. The Officer then delivered Self to the city detention center.
Date: Thursday, March 26, 2015, 20:35
Location: State Highway 358 at Paul Jones
Offense: Driving While Intoxicated with a Child Passenger
Case Number: 1503260125
Corpus Christi Police arrested 21-year-old Amanda Stowe (4/3/1993) for driving while intoxicated with a child passenger Thursday night on South Padre Island Drive.
Corpus Christi Police received calls from the public at 8:35pm about a reckless driver in a white 2014 Nissan Rogue on the freeway of South Padre Island Drive near Kostoryz. A Corpus Christi Police Officer saw the Nissan Rogue near Paul Jones Avenue and conducted a traffic stop. The Officer believed that Stowe was intoxicated and arrested her for Driving While Intoxicated. The Officer found two children as passengers in the vehicle, a 2-year-old boy and a 5-year-old girl, and the children were released to the care of Stowe’s 61 year old mother. The Officer impounded the Rogue and delivered Stowe to the city detention center for Driving While Intoxicated with a child passenger, a state jail felony punishable by up to two years in prison and up to a $10,000 fine.
Date: Thursday, March 26, 2015, 12:29pm
Location: 3900 Willow Street
Event: Found Property
Case Number: 1503260058
Several loaded firearms were found unattended on the 3900 block of Willow Street Thursday. Corpus Christi Police received a call from 25-year-old man in the area of Willow Street ant Cypress about a suspicious person at about 12:30pm. The 25-year-old man told the responding Officer that he had seen a Hispanic male, shaved head, tattoos running with a red duffel bag. The 25-year-old man told the Officer that the suspicious person then, for an unknown reason, left in the bag in the front yard of a house on the 3900 block of Willow Street. The Officer found two loaded pistols along with miscellaneous clothing inside the bag. Officers searched the area for the suspicious person, but never found him. It is not known if the guns came from a burglary. There were no reported auto or residential burglaries in the area as of 4pm. The Officer placed the firearms in the evidence vault for safe keeping.