The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 888 calls for service and generated 239 reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. February 22 to 7:00 a.m. on February 23, 2016. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.
Date: 2/22/2016 9:35 PM
Location: 4000 Ayers Street
Offense: Intoxicated Assault
P.C. 49.07 Third Degree Felony
Case Number: 1602220176
A crash in a convenience store parking lot left one brother in jail and the other in the hospital.
Corpus Christi Police were called after the driver of a 2002 Ford Explorer drove his vehicle into a pole that protects the gas pumps at the Star Market located at 4045 Ayers Street. There was major damage done to the SUV but luckily the gas pumps were not hit.
The crash investigation determined that the driver of the SUV, Ricardo Flores (11/22/1994), had lost control of his vehicle and hit the pole. Inside the SUV with the driver, was his 17 year old brother. He was seriously injured and transported to Spohn Memorial Hospital by CCFD EMS.
After an investigation Officers determined that the driver, was high on synthetic cannabinoid. Since the passenger in the vehicle suffered a broken leg and other possible serious injuries, the driver was arrested for intoxicated assault.
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