The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 968 calls for service and generated 275 reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. August 3 to 7:00 a.m. on August 4, 2016. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.
Date: 08/03/2016 12:35 PM
Location: 200 Kleberg Place
Offense: Aggravated Assault
P.C. 22.02 Second Degree Felony
Case Number: 1608030085
The owner of a motel was assaulted by a guest that he was trying to remove at a motel located at 202 Kleberg Place.
The 55-year-old motel owner told Officers that he went to evict the guest after he did damaged to one of the rooms. The guest pushed the motel owner down when he entered his room, and then threatened to stab him with a screwdriver. The guest then put a chair up against the motel door so the owner could not get out of the room.
Several witnesses passing by helped the motel owner escape the room. They all went to the motel office and called the police.
Officers arrived in time to arrest the motel guest, Irving Kinler (12/26/1942), for aggravated assault.
The motel owner did not suffer any serious injuries.
Date: 08/03/2016 5:55 PM
Location: 4600 Wood River Drive
Offense: Driving While Intoxicated
P.C. 49.04 Class B Misdemeanor
Case Number: 1608030140
Corpus Christi Police believe a man operating a golf cart in the 4600 block of Wood River Drive was intoxicated when he crashed it into a truck.
A crash investigation determined that a 56-year-old man was operating his golf cart when he ran the stop sign at the Red River Drive and Wood River Drive intersection and rolled into the path of a Chevrolet Z-71 truck driven by a 27-year-old man.
The impact of the crash knocked the golf cart driver from the seat and he was run over by the truck. The truck driver stopped and he along with several other witnesses began to render aid to the man. The driver of the golf cart got back on his cart and fled the scene, driving to his home located in the 4200 block of Big Cypress Bayou.
Officers and CCFD EMS arrived at the home and transported the man to Spohn Memorial Hospital to be treated for severe injuries to his arms and legs.
During an investigation, Officers determined that the driver of the golf cart was intoxicated. If a blood test confirms this, he will be charged with driving while intoxicated. He was not arrested because of his injuries.
Date: 08/03/2016 3:05 PM
Location: 1900 Van Loan Street
Offense: Possession of a Controlled Substance
The Corpus Christi Police Department Narcotics Vice Investigations Division executed a search warrant on August 3 at a home located at 1906 Van Loan Street. The warrant was the result of a month long undercover investigation into drug trafficking from this address.
The Corpus Christi Police Department’s Crime Reduction Unit assisted in the execution of the warrant that resulted in two arrests and the seizure of marijuana and synthetic marijuana.
Freddie Major, (09/02/1971), was arrested after he was detained inside the residence during the execution of the warrant and found to be wanted on a warrant out of Nueces County for Evading Detention.
A second male was arrested after he fled out of the back of the residence as officers made entry. He was identified as Ivy Callandret, (03/02/1982), and charged with Evading Arrest, Possession of Controlled Substance in PG2A, and two outstanding arrest warrant out of Nueces County for a Probation Violation and a Motion to Revoke Probation.
The search warrant resulted in the seizure of 16gr of marijuana and 31.65gr of synthetic marijuana.
Items seized during search of the home on Van Loan Street
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.