Officer Involved Shooting 300 N. Shoreline

Date: Sunday, October 30, 2016 8:44 AM
Location: 300 N.  Shoreline

Case Number: 1610300054

At 8:36 am Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to the area 400 N. Shoreline in reference to several calls about multiple gunshots fired in that area. Officers arrived at 8:40 am and advised that a white male suspect was walking towards the 300 block of N. Shoreline. Preliminary reports state that the suspect was pointing a handgun at citizens and cars as he was walking.

Officers arrived at 300 N. Shoreline at 8:44 am. The officers confronted the suspect who engaged the officers with a handgun. Officers responded and fired at the suspect, striking the 23 year old male. The suspect was transported to Spohn Memorial where he succumbed to his injuries.

The officer involved shooting investigation is ongoing. Witnesses and officers are being interviewed. More information will be released at the appropriate time.