Patrol Report 09/14/2015

The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 801 calls for service and generated 174 reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. September 13 to 7:00 a.m. on September 14, 2015. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.


Date: 09/14/2015       4:50 AM
Location: 400 Mediterranean Drive
Offense: Aggravated Assault
Case Number: 1509140020
A 24 year old man called Corpus Christi Police after his ex-girlfriend attacked him with a baseball bat.

The victim told Officers that his ex-girlfriend was drinking alcohol and was intoxicated while both of them were in the front yard of a home located in the 400 block of Mediterranean Drive.

The victim said that she was trying to show off in front of other friends by talking down to the victim. She also spit on him. She then went inside the home, and grabbed an aluminum bat and struck the victim on the head. The female then got in a car and left.

The victim was transported to Spohn Memorial Hospital by CCFD EMS to be treated for injuries not believed to be life threatening.

Officers know the female suspects name, but she was not located.

Date: 09/14/2015       4:30 AM
Location: 1700 North Padre Island Drive
Offense: Burglary
P.C. 30.02     State Jail Felony
Case Number: 1509140017
Corpus Christi Police were called to a business, located at 1737 North Padre Island Drive, after suspects made entry inside and stole a snow cone machine.

Employees of the business directed Officers to a front security gate that had been pried open. Once on the property, the suspects smashed the front glass door and entered the business.

It appears the only item that they stole was a large snow cone machine valued at $1,400.

At this time, no suspects have been identified or arrested in this case.


Date: 09/13/2015       9:10 PM
Location: 600 Harrison Street
Offense: Burglary
P.C. 30.02     Second Degree Felony
Case Number: 1509130154
A Corpus Christi Police Officer, answering a call of a suspicious person seen in the area of the 600 block of Ralston Street, found a man trying to break into a home.

The Officer was leaving a call at a home where a man had heard noises in his backyard. The Officer was a block over, in the area looking around for any suspicious activity when he saw a man trying to pry open the lock on the front door of a home in the 600 block of Harrison Street.

The Officer was able to stop the suspect and take him into custody. He found the suspect was attempting to use an ice pick to open the lock of the front door. The suspect, Seth Stoney (11/18/1981), was arrested for burglary, and unlawful use of a criminal instrument.

The homeowner at the residence the man was attempting to break into was not home.

It is unknown if the suspect was the suspicious person heard in the backyard of the home on Ralston Street.

Date: 09/13/2015       3:15 PM
Location: 4000 South Padre Island Drive
Offense: Driving While Intoxicated
P.C. 49.04   Third Degree Felony
Case Number: 1509130107
Corpus Christi Police responded to a crash at the intersection of South Padre Island Drive and Weber Road after a suspected drunk driver struck another vehicle from behind.

The crash investigation revealed that the driver of a 2002 Chrysler Town and Country van was traveling west along the access road when it struck a 2007 Chevrolet Tahoe from behind.

Witnesses told Officers that when the man in the van got out to check the damage to both vehicles, they observed that he was not wearing any pants. While they were speaking to the man, he seemed unaware that he did not have any on. They were able to assist him in getting his pants out of the vehicle for him.  By the time Officers arrived, the man had his pants on.

After an investigation, the driver of the van, Joseph Lofland (10/30/1949), was determined to be intoxicated. He was arrested for felony driving while intoxicated after it was determined he had two previous convictions for DWI.



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