The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 1007 calls for service and generated 219 reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. October 15 to 7:00 a.m. on October 16, 2015. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.
Date: 10/15/2015 6:50 AM
Location: 6300 Wooldridge Road
P.C. 30.02 State Jail Felony
Case Number: 1510150035
Employees arriving for work at the Wingstop Restaurant, located in the 6300 block of Wooldridge Road, called Corpus Christi Police after they found the business had been broken into.
Officers arrived and found the front glass door of the business had been shattered and completely broken out.
They were able to watch security video that showed a male suspect, wearing a hat or bandana to cover his face, throw a rock through the glass door and then go inside the building. The suspect is then seen going behind the counter and going through cabinets. The suspect then picks up two cash registers and throws them on the ground in an attempt to break them open.
The suspect then grabs the cash registers and runs back out the broken glass door.
Those registers were later recovered by Officers dumped at a city park on Buggywhip Drive.
Front door to the Wing Stop restaurant
Date: 10/15/2015 11:45 AM
Location: 4900 Leopard Street
P.C. 30.04 Class A Misdemeanor
Case Number: 1510150066
Two witnesses who saw a man remove items out of a parked vehicle called Corpus Christi Police and followed the suspect until he was caught.
The two men were in the parking lot of a bank, located in the 800 block of North Navigation Boulevard, when they saw a man walk up to the bed of a parked 2011 Ford F250 truck and start rummaging through the tool box. They then followed the suspect and notified police as he walked down Navigation Boulevard.
Officers caught up to the suspect near Leopard Street and Omaha Drive.
The suspect, Hector Noriega Jr. (09/24/1980), was arrested for burglary, and the stolen items were returned to the owner of the truck.
Date: 10/15/2015 2:30 PM
Location: 5600 South Padre Island Drive
Offense: Aggravated Assault
P.C. 22.02 Second Degree Felony
Case Number: 1510150097
In another case, a witness who was attempting to follow a suspect after an auto burglary was attacked.
A 57 year old man called Corpus Christi Police after he witnessed a vehicle burglary in the parking lot of a restaurant located in the 5600 block of South Padre Island Drive. The witness followed the offender as he walked down South Staples Street toward Williams Drive. The witness took video of the offender with his phone and called the police.
The suspect, who was being followed, then approached the witness who was still in his vehicle with his window down and tried to stab the witness with a knife. The witness was able to avoid being cut and he was not injured.
Officers arrived in time to arrest the suspect, Paul Gonzalez (10/03/1975), for aggravated assault and burglary. A knife was located in the suspect’s possession.
It was also determined that the suspect had stolen some cigarettes from the parked vehicle.
Date: 10/15/2015 9:50 PM
Location: 800 West Point Road
P.C. 22.01 Class A Misdemeanor
Case Number: 1510150160
A female was arrested by Corpus Christi Police after she assaulted her 57 year old father and then broke his cell phone so he wouldn’t call police.
Officers responded to an apartment in the 800 block of West Point Road and when they arrived, the man told them that his daughter was mad at him because he had hid her synthetic marijuana from her.
The two began to argue, and then the female attacked him. She hit him in the face two or three times, causing his nose to bleed. She also broke his phone in half when he attempted to call 911 for help.
Officers arrested the female, Daniela Gutierrez (11/11/1990), for assault and interfering with an emergency call, both Class A Misdemeanors.
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.