The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 983 calls for service and generated 262 reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. April 7 to 7:00 a.m. on April 8, 2016. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.
Date: 4/8/2016 12:15 AM
Location: 800 Lantana Street
P.C. 29.03 First Degree Felony
Case Number: 1604080002
A 22 year old female victim called Corpus Christi Police after two men, one armed with a shotgun and the other a knife, attempted to rob her while she was moving into an apartment in the 800 block of Lantana Street.
Officers arrived and were told by the female victim that she and her 3 year old daughter were in the process of moving items from the main house to a back apartment when two males jumped over a fence armed with weapons.
One of the suspects, described as a black male wearing a red hoodie and a rag or bandanna covering his face, grabbed the young girl and pointed a gun at her and demanded money from her mother. The suspects then went into the main house where they confronted other family members of the victim.
Once inside the main house, the suspects demanded money from three other family members.
Both suspects were last seen getting into a gray passenger car and fled south on Lantana Street.
The second suspect was describes as a Hispanic male, wearing a blue hoodie.
None of the victims were injured during this crime.
At this time no suspects have been identified.
Date: 4/8/2016 1:30 AM
Location: 4700 Everhart Road
Offense: Unlawful Carrying of a Handgun by a Licensed Holder
P.C. 46.035 Class A Misdemeanor
Case Number: 1604080015
Corpus Christi Police arrested a male driver for DWI, and then found he was a license to carry a handgun holder armed with a pistol.
Officers stopped the driver of a 2011 GMC Sierra truck in the 4700 block of Everhart Road for several traffic violations. When they spoke to the driver of the truck, Marco Fam (08/08/1988), they determined that he had been drinking.
After an investigation, Officers determined that the driver was intoxicated. He told them that he had a license to carry a handgun permit, and that his pistol was in the center console of his vehicle.
Officers recovered the loaded Glock, 40 caliber handgun.
The driver was arrested for driving while intoxicated, and unlawful carrying of a weapon by a licensed holder.
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.