34-Year-Old Tasered and Shot by Burglars

Occurred on 7/26/12, 03:49 am  Burglary of Habitation Intending  Other Felony   4379 Eastwind Drive   1207260030 

Police were dispatched to 4379 Eastwind Drive for a shooting.  Officers arrived to the sounds of female screaming and found the victim in one of the bedrooms with a gunshot to his leg.  The victim told Officers he woke up to find a Hispanic male standing over him.  When he began to rise from the bed the male tased him.  A struggle ensued and the suspect ran out of the bedroom.  The victim chased the suspect, but once he reached the hallway he saw another man standing at the end of the hallway. 

The second suspect shot the victim striking him in the upper thigh.  Both the men fled and the victim returned to his bedroom where three family members of the homeowner applied a tourniquet to stop the bleeding.  The victim was taken to Spohn Memorial by CCFD Emergency Personnel. 

The victim told Police both suspects were male, he was unable to provide any further description on the shooter, but did say the suspect with the taser was a light-skinned Hispanic. 

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call the Corpus Christi Police Department Homicide/Robbery Bureau at 361-886-2841.  Callers wishing to remain anonymous can call the Crime Stoppers tip line at 888-TIPS or login online at www.888-TIPS.com.  Tipsters will earn a cash reward if the suspects are arrested.