The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 847 calls for service and generated 229 reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. May 19 to 7:00 a.m. on May 20, 2016. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.
Date: 5/20/2016 3:55 AM
Location: 2000 Treyway Lane
Offense: Aggravated Assault
P.C. 22.02 Second Degree Felony
Case Number: 1605200020
A 17 year old male was pistol whipped and a 19 year old male was shot by a suspect after a disturbance outside of an apartment located at 2022 Treyway Lane.
Officers arrived and were told that the two male victims were walking to a friend’s house when the suspect walked up to them and pointed a handgun at them. The suspect then told the victims he had something for them and threatened to shoot them.
The suspect then used the grip of the pistol he had and hit the 17 year old man in the face, cutting his chin. The suspect then shot the other the 19 year old man in the left thigh.
Following the assault, the suspect fled to a nearby apartment at 2022 Treyway Lane. Officers were able to locate him and take him into custody.
The suspect, Michael Sotello (05/26/1998), was arrested and charged with aggravated assault.
The male victim that was shot, was transported by CCFD EMS to Spohn Memorial Hospital to be treated for a gunshot wound to his leg. The other victim refused medical treatment.
Date: 5/19/2016 3:30 PM
Location: 4400 South Cornelia Circle
P.C. 30.02 Second Degree Felony
Case Number: 1605190095
A man who came home from work early found a burglar inside his residence, located at 4433 South Cornelia Circle.
Officers arrived at the home and found the female burglary suspect sitting on the couch with the homeowner watching over her. The homeowner told Officers that he had arrived home and went inside. This is when he noticed that his daughter’s bedroom door was closed. When he opened the door, he found a female standing there holding two watches and a pair of head phones in her hands. The female dropped the items and agreed to go to the living room and sit on the couch and wait until police arrived.
Officers determined the female suspect, Jaime Lacombe (07/01/1992), had made entry into the home through a window on the back side of the house.
She was arrested for burglary, a second degree felony.
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