Patrol Report 08/16/2016

The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 906 calls for service and generated 224 reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. August 15 to 7:00 a.m. on August 16, 2016. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.


Date: 08/15/2016    9:15 PM
Location: 1900 North Shoreline Blvd.
Offense: Assault
P.C.  22.01      Class B Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1608150156
A fan was arrested by Corpus Christi Police after he attempted to jump into the ring during a WWE event at the American Bank Center, located at 1901 North Shoreline Boulevard.

A security guard told Officers that during a live taping of WWE a male fan jumped a gated area that was next to the stage and tried to run into the ring. The security guard attempted to detain the fan but he resisted causing the two to fall to the ground.

The 54-year-old security guard was bitten on his forearm by the fan, but did not require medical attention.

Officers arrested the fan, Edward Ferrero (05/05/1993), for assault and criminal trespass.  


Date: 08/16/2016    5:20 AM
Location: 5900 South Staples Street
Offense: Arson
P.C.  28.02      State Jail Felony

Case Number: 1608160033
A portion of a bar inside a nightclub, located at 5922 South Staples Street, was set on fire causing damage inside.

Corpus Christi Police Officers responded to the report of a burglary alarm at the club and when they arrived they found several small flames inside the building on the bar top near the patio exit. The Officers were able to make entry through a partially opened rear door and extinguish most of the blaze.  CCFD responded to make sure that the fire was completely out and the damage was minimal.

At this time, it is unknown if anything was stolen from the nightclub.


Date: 08/15/2016    10:55 PM
Location: 2800 Enterprise Court
Offense: Robbery
P.C.  29.02      Second Degree Felony

Case Number: 1608150168
A 17-year-old male victim called Corpus Christi Police after he was assaulted and had his phone taken by several suspects outside of an apartment located in the 2800 block of Enterprise Court.

The victim told Officers that he was invited inside an apartment earlier in the day and while he was there he was asked to step outside.  When he did, several males began to assault him. The victim said he was knocked unconscious after being hit in the head and his LG cell phone was stolen.

Officers observed the victim to have swelling to the right side of his face and several scrapes and cuts to his head. He was transported to Spohn Memorial Hospital by CCFD EMS for injuries not believed to be life threatening.

The victim was able to provide Officers with the name of a suspect that he thinks was involved, however that man was not located.  


Search the website 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 Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.