Patrol Report 12/01/2015

The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 847 calls for service and generated 198 reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. November 30 to 7:00 a.m. on December 1, 2015. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.

Date: 12/01/2015       3:40 AM
Location: 4700 Franklin Drive
Offense: Assault
P.C.  22.02     First Degree Felony

Case Number: 1512010014
A fight between two brothers, at their home located in the 4700 block of Franklin Drive, sent one to the hospital for treatment.

Corpus Christi Police were called to the home after the 51 year old younger brother returned home intoxicated and creating a disturbance with the mother of the two. When the 62 year old brother went to intervene, the younger brother grabbed a kitchen knife and tried to stab him.

The older brother hit the younger brother in the head with a boot in an attempt to defend himself.

The younger brother was transported by CCFD EMS to Spohn Memorial Hospital to be treated for a cut above his left eye.

The older brother told Officers he did not want to press charges.


Date: 11/30/2015       10:45 AM
Location: 600 North Upper Broadway
Offense: Forgery
P.C.  32.21     Third Degree Felony

Case Number: 1511300064
Two men and a women were arrested after they attempted to pass forged checks at a bank located at 615 North Upper Broadway Street.

A bank employee told Officers that a female came into the bank and tried to cash a check worth $1750.  When the employee refused to cash the check the female left.

She returned shortly with a male suspect with her.  He attempted to get bank employees to cash a check he had worth $1965.  The employees called Corpus Christi Police and they were able to arrive while the couple was still inside the bank.

Officers were also able to find a third male outside the bank who they determined was also involved.  He was in possession of identification cards not belonging to him and he was attempting to get the other male to use one to cash the forged check.

All three suspects, Melissa Dobie (11/22/1981), Bobby Foster (10/20/1990), and Rusty Bryant (03/05/1985) were all arrested for forgery.


Date: 12/01/2015       6:40 AM
Location: 13300 Interstate 37 South
Offense: Crash
Case Number: C1505203
A Corpus Christi Police sedan was destroyed in a crash this morning on Interstate  37.

A 32 year old man, driving a white truck, lost control of his vehicle while traveling on Interstate 37 South near Sharpsburgh Road and hit the center median.  This caused a chain reaction crash that involved three more cars to crash into each other.

Corpus Christi Police Officers responded to the scene and while attempting to set up traffic control on the freeway, to direct other motorist around the four car crash, a 2013 Toyota Rav4 driven by a 24 year old female crashed into one of the police units.  The driver of the Toyota was not injured.

The 48 year old female officer who was still in the patrol car when it was run into was not seriously injured, but she was taken to Spohn Memorial Hospital to be examined.

This crash remains under investigation and at this time no citations have been issued.

One person from the earlier crash was also taken to Northwest Medical Center by the Annaville EMS with minor injuries.



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