Suspect Arrested For Capital Murder


Date: 10/04/2015       3:10 AM 
Location: 3600 South Staples Street 
Offense: Capital Murder
P.C.  19.03    Capital Degree Felony 
Case Number: 1510040037
Corpus Christi Police Homicide Detectives have arrested the man they believe shot and killed a Stripes Store clerk early this morning in the 3600 block of South Staples Street.

Detectives were able to identify all three individuals they were looking for in connection to this crime.

After an investigation, Detectives obtained an arrest warrant for James Elizalde (04/05/1993) for capital murder. He was later located at his home in the 3600 block of Dalraida Drive and taken into custody.  The arrest warrant has a one million dollar bond amount and was issued by Judge Robert Balderas.

At this time, no other arrest are expected.



Suspect arrested for capital murder