The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 1111 calls for service and generated 248 reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. April 6 to 7:00 a.m. on April 7, 2016. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.
Date: 4/6/2016 7:20 PM
Location: 3200 Flour Bluff Drive
Offense: Assault on a Paramedic
P.C. 22.02 First Degree Felony
Case Number: 1604060137
Corpus Christi Police arrested a man after he assaulted a paramedic of the Corpus Christi Fire Department during a call in the 3200 block of Flour Bluff Drive.
It all began when a witnesses called police after she saw a man trying to climb the barbed wire fence along Flour Bluff Drive in an attempt to gain access to Waldron Field, a property owned by the Naval Air Station. The witness saw the man fall off the fence and land on his head.
Both Officers and CCFD Medics were dispatched to the location to check on the man. Medics arrived on the scene first, and as a 51 year old male fire fighter went to check on the man, who had fallen off the fence, the man got up and began to attack the paramedic.
The paramedic was bitten by the man on his chest, through his shirt. The bite by the man was hard enough to break the skin. The man then picked up his wooden guitar, that he had been carrying, and swung it at the paramedic striking him on top of his forehead causing a large cut.
Officers arrived and after a brief struggle they were able to get the man who had assaulted the paramedic, Christopher Guldin (02/15/1987), into custody. He was arrested for assault on paramedic and resisting arrest.
The paramedic was transported by CCFD EMS to Spohn Memorial Hospital to be treated for his injuries.
Date: 4/6/2016 11:50 PM
Location: 4400 Kostoryz Road
P.C. 29.02 Second Degree Felony
Case Number: 1604060155
A 40 year old male victim called Corpus Christi Police after he was robbed in the parking lot of a grocery store located at 4444 Kostoryz Road.
The victim told Officers that he had come out of the store and had just opened the door to his truck when a blue Chevrolet Impala, with three men, pulled up next to him. The front seat passenger got out and told the victim to give him all his money. The victim handed the suspect some cash.
The suspect acted like he had a gun under his shirt, but he never displayed it. After the victim gave the suspect his cash, the suspect demanded the victim’s wallet.
Another suspect, who had exited the car, grabbed the victim around the waist and ripped his shirt as they wrestled for the victim’s wallet. When they were unable to get the wallet out, the suspects all jumped back into the Chevrolet and left.
The victim was not seriously injured.
At this time no suspects have been identified.
Date: 4/7/2016 2:00 AM
Location: 6700 Everhart Road
P.C. 22.01 Third Degree Felony
Case Number: 1604070012
A female was arrested by Corpus Christi Police after she assaulted her mother at the apartment the two share located at 6702 Everhart Road.
Officers arrived and were told by the 46 year old mother that she and her daughter had gotten into a disturbance over a cell phone earlier in the evening. The disturbance turned physical when the daughter hit her mother numerous times in the face and kicked her several times in the stomach.
The mother was not seriously inured, and was able to escape from the apartment and call police.
Officers arrived and after a struggle they were able to take the daughter, Lelani Sturgeon (11/16/1990), into custody. She was charged with assault and resisting arrest.
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.