Four DWI’s within 90 minutes

On July 29, 2016 Corpus Christi Police Officers were busy with 4 DWI drivers between the hours 12:22am and 1:39am.

At 12:22am officers backed up a CCISD officer at 3300 Saratoga. The vehicle was facing the wrong way and one of the tires had been worn down to the rim. The suspect was checked and officers arrested Ty Austin Sutter (12/07/1993) for DWI.

At 12:54am officers were dispatched to Cimmarron and Wooldridge intersection in reference to an crash with injuries. Officers arrived and and contacted the male suspect and the female victim of the crash. The victim was transported to Spohn Memorial Hospital for further treatment. The suspect was checked and officers arrested Gerardo Sanchez (05/27/1982) for DWI.

At 0135 officers stopped a vehicle at 5700 Everhart for weaving all over the road. Offices made contact with the female suspect. The suspect was checked and officers arrested Kristen Escobar (11/07/1985) for DWI and driving with a suspended license.

At 0139 officers were dispatched to 6100 Misty Meadows for an accident with injuries. Officers arrived and discovered a vehicle had left the roadway and struck a tree causing heavy front end damage. The vehicle had 3 occupants, the 2 passengers sustained minor injuries and the 21 year old male driver sustained serious facial injuries and was transported to Spohn Memorial Hospital. A blood specimen was obtained. Due to the injuries the suspect will be in the hospital for several days. He was released to the care of the hospital but will be charged with DWI.

Three of the four drivers were coming local bars. Remember if you are going to drink have a designated driver. If you do not have a designated driver call a friend, family member or a cab.