Date: Over the last several months
Location: Mostly southside and Island residences
Offense: numerous thefts
Case Number:  over 20 case numbers

We were able to obtain an arrest warrant for David Luis Zapata,  01/01/1970.  We believe that we are able to prove that he is the Flower Pot Bandit and his is responsible for numerous thefts of flower pots and other yard art from residences on the south side of town and neighborhoods on North Padre Island.  We arrested him on 05/17/2017 and he has been booked into the Nueces County Jail with a $7,500 bond.

David Zapata