Patrol Report 04/26/2016

The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 914 calls for service and generated 229 reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. April 25 to 7:00 a.m. on April 26, 2016. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.


Date: 4/25/2016    11:05 PM
Location: 6000 Ayers Street
Offense: Aggravated Assault
P.C.  22.02      Second Degree Felony

Case Number: 1604250165
A 32 year old man called Corpus Christi Police after he was threatened by a man armed with a gun in the parking lot of a convenience store located at 6002 Ayers Street.

The victim told Officers that he had pulled his vehicle into the parking lot of the store, and as he was getting out of his car, two men approached him and began making threats.  The victim backed his car out of the parking lot, and as he was pulling away, one of the men pulled out a handgun and pointed it in the victim’s direction.

The victim was able to get way from the scene and called police.  Officers were not able to locate the two suspects, but the victim said that he knew the two men and he has had long standing problems with them.

The victim provided Officers information regarding the two suspects, however, they were not located.


Date: 4/25/2016    9:00 AM
Location: 7000 Adbury Drive
Offense: Burglary
P.C.  30.04      Class A Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1604250051
A 21 year old man called Corpus Christi Police after a handgun he owned was stolen from inside of his vehicle.

Officers arrived at the home, located in the 7000 block of Adbury Drive, and were told by the man that when he got into his car, he noticed that his Glock 19 automatic handgun, which he stored in the center console of his 2014 Honda Civic, was missing.

Officers did not observe any forced entry into the car. 

Date: 4/25/2016    11:45 AM
Location: 1500 North Shoreline Boulevard
Offense: Criminal Mischief
P.C.  28.03      State Jail Felony

Case Number: 1604250073
A female employee of the Visitors Center, located at 1590 North Shoreline Boulevard,  called Corpus Christi Police after she heard a man yelling for help in the men’s restroom.

Officers arrived and found that a man had climbed up into the ceiling of the restroom and had got himself stuck.  While climbing up the man knocked down several metal tiles, light fixtures, air conditioning ducts, and electrical wiring.

Officers were able to get the man, Matthew Hart (11/15/1979), down and he was arrested.

Employees at the Visitors Center estimated that the man did over $2500 in damage to the restroom while he was climbing around.


Date: 4/25/2016    6:35 AM
Location: 400 Flato Road
Offense: Burglary
P.C. 30.04       Class A Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1604250032
Employees of a vacuum truck rental company, located at 450 Flato Road, called Corpus Christi Police after they found nine of their trucks had been broken into, and twenty nine tires stolen.

Officers arrived and determined that the suspects made entry onto the property where the trucks were parked by cutting the front gate lock and chain to the business.

Once on the property, the suspects removed several tires from trucks and broke into several other vehicles.

Employees estimated that the twenty nine tires stolen were valued at $8,700.

At this time, no suspects have been identified.



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