The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 872 calls for service and generated 204 reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. May 2 to 7:00 a.m. on May 3, 2016. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.
Date: 5/2/2016 8:00 PM
Location: 2600 Arthur Street
Offense: Injury to a Disabled Person
P.C. 22.04 Third Degree Felony
Case Number: 1605020130
A father was arrested by Corpus Christi Police after he hit his 38 year old disabled son in the face with his fist several times, causing an injury.
Officers arrived at the family’s home, located in the 2600 block of Arthur Street, and were told by the son that he was in his room when his father came in asking where some yard equipment was. When the son told him that he did not know, the father hit him in the face several times with his fist.
Officers observed the son to have a large cut over his left eye and CCFD EMS were called to treat his injury.
Officers located the father, Juan Gerardo Deleon (12/19/1954), inside the house and he was arrested for assaulting and injuring a disabled person.
Date: 5/2/2016 12:50 PM
Location: 5600 Saratoga Boulevard
P.C. 31.03 Class A Misdemeanor
Case Number: 1605020066
Corpus Christi Police arrested a female after she attempted to steal nearly $900 worth of merchandise from a department store located at 5626 Saratoga Boulevard.
Officers arrived at the store and were told that an employee had seen the female go into a fitting room with several articles of clothing. When she came out, the employee did not see any of the clothes. The employee stopped the female after she walked out of the store without paying.
Officers found over $876 worth of stolen clothing in a stroller the female had, and more stolen merchandise in her purse.
Officers arrested, Eilen Puentes-Villafana (01/18/1982), for theft.
Date: 5/3/2016 2:10 AM
Location: 4300 Kostoryz Road
Offense: Driving While Intoxicated
P.C. 49.04 Class B Misdemeanor
Case Number: 1605030015
Corpus Christi Police arrested the driver of a vehicle for DWI and his passenger for possession of a controlled substance after a traffic stop in the 4300 block of Kostoryz Road.
Officers stopped the 2015 Mitsubishi Lancer after they saw it driving down the middle of the street, and not in a single lane of traffic. After an investigation the driver, Bryan Jones (01/28/1980), was determined to be intoxicated and arrested.
As Officers began to prepare the vehicle to be impounded, they found a transparent plastic bag near the passenger front seat which contained a substance that looked like a chocolate brownie, but it had the smell of marijuana.
Officers determined that the brownie did have marijuana in it, and the front seat passenger, Adam Diamond (05/13/1981), was arrested for possession of a controlled substance, a state jail 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.