The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 872 calls for service and generated 216 reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. March 21 to 7:00 a.m. on March 22, 2016. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.
Date: 3/21/2016 6:20 AM
Location: 7100 Saratoga Boulevard
P.C. 30.02 State Jail Felony
Case Number: 1603210027
Employees of a business called Corpus Christi Police after they arrived at the restaurant where they worked and found the front glass door to be shattered.
When Officers arrived at 7114 Saratoga Boulevard, they observed the front glass door to have been shattered out by a tire jack. Once the suspects were inside the business, they removed a cash register with some cash inside
Employees were unable to access security video at the time, but they hope to provide investigators with a copy as soon as it is available.
Employees estimated the damage done to the front door was nearly $300.
At this time, no suspects have been arrested.
Date: 3/21/2016 8:45 PM
Location: 600 South Staples Street
P.C. 29.02 Second Degree Felony
Case Number: 1603210142
A store clerk was shoved to the ground during a robbery at a business she was working at located at 609 South Staples Street.
The 30 year old female employee told Officers that she was assisting a customer when she heard a male voice behind her demand the money from the cash register.
The black male suspect then pushed her down and took money from the cash register.
The clerk was not injured.
The suspect is described as a black male, 6’0” to 6’2” tall, last seen wearing a black ball cap, a black hoodie, dark pants and white shoes. The suspect was also seen getting into a faded maroon Ford Taurus.
Officers are working with the store management to obtain video surveillance of the robbery.
At this time, no suspects have been identified.
Date: 3/22/2016 2:55 AM
Location: 3100 State Highway 358 East
Offense: Driving While Intoxicated
P.C. 49.02 Class B Misdemeanor
Case Number: 1603220013
A male driver was arrested for DWI by Corpus Christi Police after he crashed his truck into the center median of State Highway 358 near Kostoryz Road.
Officers arrived and the crash investigation determined that the driver of a 2011 Chevrolet truck was traveling east on the freeway when he lost control of his vehicle and hit the center median.
After an investigation, Officers determined that the driver, David Lee Gomez (12/19/1986), was not injured, but he was intoxicated.
The driver was arrested for driving while intoxicated and his truck was impounded.
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.