The Corpus Christi Police Narcotics and Vice Investigations Division conducted an operation yesterday evening in the area of 1900 North Shoreline Boulevard that resulted in the arrest of two men.
The operation was the result of an investigation by Officers into the sale of Ecstasy. It resulted in the arrest of Shamar Lindsey (07/29/1986) and Joshua Lindsey (11/26/1988).
As Officers attempted to arrest Shamar Lindsey, he evaded Officers on foot and threw a significant quantity of crack cocaine into Corpus Christi Bay at the barge dock. The drugs were recovered with the assistance of Marina Patrol. The drugs recovered were determined to be 28.80 grams of crack cocaine that resulted in charges of delivery of a controlled substance and tampering with evidence, both felony offenses. He was additionally charged with evading arrest, a Class A misdemeanor.
Joshua Lindsey was contacted in a vehicle that was stopped by Corpus Christi Police K9 Officers leaving the scene of the investigation. He was found to be in possession of approximately 1000 pills of Ecstasy weighing 202.76 grams. He was charged with delivery of a controlled substance, a first degree felony. He was additionally charged with possession of marijuana, a Class B misdemeanor.
Cash and narcotics recovered from investigation