Date: Monday October 10, 2016, 2:00 PM
Location: 4200 Ayers
Offense: Endangering a Child (PC 22.041)
Case Number: 1610100096
Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to 4200 Ayers in reference to a male in a vehicle passed out possibly under the influence of drugs with a child inside. Officers arrived and observed a blue BMW with a window half way down and the engine not running. Officers observed a child seated in the vehicle and the male slumped over passed out.
Officers attempted verbally to wake the subject but were unsuccessful. Officers used a sternum rub and this time the subject woke up. He had bloodshot red eyes and his speech was slurred when he spoke. Officers asked the subject to put the vehicle in park and the subject slumped over and passed out again. Officers woke the subject up again and had him exit the vehicle. He was unsteady on his feet and appeared to be disoriented. The subject tried to sit down several times and told officers that he took Xanex and needed to sober up.
Officers arrested Michael Garcia (05/22/1995) for public intoxication and additionally charged him with endangering a child because he was physically unable to provide adequate care for the 2 year old male child that was in his custody. Officers contacted the child’s mother and released him to her. Michael was transported to the City Detention Center.
Date: Monday October 10, 2016, 5:12 PM
Location: 7000 Sun Wood
Offense: Aggravated Assault (PC 22.02)
Case Number: 16101000141
Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to 7000 Sun Wood in reference to an assault. Officers arrived and contacted the 19 year old male victim. The victim had a small laceration on his right shin, a scrape on his knee and a scrape on his left elbow. He also complained of pain to his back.
The victim stated that his girlfriend got angry about a message that he received on his phone. The victim stated that the 17 year old female suspect picked up a Yeti cup and broke the rear window of his white BMW. The victim stated that the suspect got into her silver BMW drove into the yard and struck the victim with the vehicle and then drove away. Officers photographed the victims injuries.
Officers went to the 5100 blk of Royalton and made contact with the suspect. Officers arrested Katelyn Morin (06/09/1999) for aggravated assault and criminal mischief. She was transported to the City Detention Center.
Date: Tuesday October 11, 2016, 1:07 AM
Location: 4800 Hwy 358 WB
Offense: Aggravated Assault (PC 22.02)
Case Number: 1610110006
Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to 4800 Hwy 358 WB in reference to a traffic accident with injuries. Officers arrived and observed a white Chevy Impala facing the wrong way and pinned against the center divider. Officers removed the 24 year old male suspect from the drivers side of the vehicle. Officers contacted the 32 year old female victim who advised that she was the driver of the vehicle.
She stated that they were leaving a local bar and the suspect was extremely intoxicated. The victim stated that the suspect became angry because he felt the victim was talking to other men at the bar. While the victim was driving the suspect began to hit her in the face approximately 4 times with a closed fist. Then while driving at approximately 60 mph the suspect grabbed the steering wheel, pulled it causing the vehicle to swerve and strike another vehicle and then hit the center divider.
Witnesses advised that they observed the vehicle , with the female driving, start swerving drastically all over the road striking the center divider. Officers contacted the suspect and detected numerous signs of intoxication. The suspect was checked for warrants and found to have a parole violation warrant out of Austin relating to family violence. Officers arrested Richard Ramos (03/25/1992) for the warrant and aggravated assault. The suspect was taken to Spohn Memorial to be medically cleared and then transported to the City Detention Center. The victim was checked at the scene by CCFD Medics and released.