The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 898 calls for service and generated 201 reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. August 18 to 7:00 a.m. on August 19, 2015. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.
Date: 08/18/2015 10:05 PM
Location: 800 25th Street
Offense: Injury to A Child
P.C. 22.04 First Degree Felony
Case Number: 1508180143
A 2 year old boy is at Driscoll Hospital in very serious condition, and a man is in jail for hitting him.
Corpus Christi Police responded to a home located in the 800 block of 25th Street after the mother of the child called to report her son had fallen and was not breathing. The child was then carried to Spohn Memorial Hospital by family members.
When Officers arrived at the emergency room, they were told that the two year old boy was in serious condition and being transferred to Driscoll Children’s Hospital.
Officers then went to the home of the child to investigate. Once there, Detectives were notified, and after an investigation, Lionel Pena (10/25/1981), a man that lives at the home, was arrested for injury to a child.
It is not known what the child’s relationship is to the man.
Date: 08/18/2015 8:15 AM
Location: 7600 South Padre Island Drive
Offense: Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle
P.C. 31.07 State Jail Felony
Case Number: 1508180036
A tractor, valued at over $20,000 was stolen from a business in the 7600 block of South Padre Island Drive.
An employee with the business called Corpus Christi Police after he found an 8 foot section of a back chain fence had been been cut.
Once the suspect was inside the property, a 2012 Kubota tractor was stolen. It is believed that the suspect drove the tractor off the property through the hole in the fence.
A short time later, Officers were dispatched to a call in the 1900 block of Ennis Joslin Road, regarding an abandoned tractor found in a plowed corn field. It was determined that it was the stolen tractor from the business on S. Padre Island Drive and it was recovered and returned.
At this time Officers have not arrested any suspects in this case, and the business is reviewing video surveillance from their property.
Date: 08/19/2015 12:50 AM
Location: 6100 Weber Road
Offense: Driving While Intoxicated
P.C. 49.04 Class A Misdemeanor
Case Number: 1508190009
Corpus Christi Police responded to a crash involving a vehicle and a light pole in the 6100 block of Weber Road.
When Officers arrived they found a 2006 Toyota Tundra truck had drove off the roadway and struck a light pole.
After an investigation, the driver, Eric Foster (05/06/1994), was determined to be intoxicated and he was arrested. He was taken to Spohn Shoreline Hospital for treatment of minor injuries before being booked into the City Detention Center.
There was only minor damage to the light pole.
Date: 08/19/2015 12:05 AM
Location: 5900 South Padre Island Drive
Offense: Driving While Intoxicated
P.C. 49.04 Class B Misdemeanor
Case Number: 1508190005
Corpus Christi Police Officers on patrol witnessed a vehicle crash into a cement pillar under the overpass in the 5900 block of South Padre Island Drive at South Staples Street.
Before Officers could stop to investigate, the 2014 Dodge Charger sedan took off, and fled east along the access road.
The Dodge Charger then struck the rear of a 2007 Suzuki SUV that was stopped for a red light on the access road at Airline.
After an investigation, the driver of the Dodge Charger, Mazen Aljunaidi (11/25/1992), was determined to be intoxicated and he was arrested. He was taken to Spohn Shoreline Hospital for treatment of minor injuries before being booked into the City Detention Center.
Neither of the two people in the Suzuki SUV that was hit from behind were injured.
A 28 year old male passenger riding in the Dodge Charger with the suspect was also not injured.
Search the website Crimereports.com to research all reported criminal activity in Corpus Christi. Anyone who knows any additional information about these crimes should contact the Corpus Christi Police Department at 886-2840. Information about unsolved crimes may be provided to investigators anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or online at 888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.