The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 786 calls for service and generated 184 reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. April 18 to 7:00 a.m. on April 19, 2016. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.
Date: 4/19/2016 2:55 AM
Location: 3100 Up River Road
Offense: Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle
P.C. 31.07 State Jail Felony
Case Number: 1604190014
A man and wife were asleep, inside their home in the 3100 block of Up River Road, when they heard the sound of one of their vehicles starting up outside.
When the couple looked outside, they saw a man driving away in their 2006 Dodge Ram truck. Both of them ran outside and got into another vehicle, that they owned, and began to follow their stolen truck while calling police on the phone.
They followed the stolen truck until it crashed at the intersection of Mussett Street and 19th Street.
The suspect jumped out of the truck and ran away and he was able to leave the area prior to police arrival.
At this time, no suspects have been identified.
Date: 4/18/2016 9:15 PM
Location: 5800 South Padre Island Drive
Offense: Indecency with a Child
P.C. 21.11 Third Degree Felony
Case Number: 1604180122
Corpus Christi Police arrested a man after he inappropriately touched a juvenile while the two were in the dressing room of a fitness center located at 5858 South Padre Island Drive.
Officers arrived to investigate and they were told by the victim’s mother that her 16 year old son was in the dressing room when another male touched him while he was exiting the shower.
Officers went into the dressing room and were able to find the suspect still there. Officers arrested the suspect, Freddy Huesca (03/06/1983), for indecency with a child, a third degree felony.
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.