Date: Sunday, June 11, 2017, 12:34 AM
Location: 6773 SPID
Offense: Theft of Service, Warrant of Arrest, Possession of Dangerous Drugs and Drug Paraphernalia
Case Number: 1706110012
Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to 6773 SPID at the Wyatt Hotel for a theft not in progress. Officers arrived and contacted the manager and the 40 year old female suspect. The manager advised that the suspect could not pay for her room charges and was about to leave when police arrived. The manager advised that the suspect checked in at an earlier time under a different name that was listed on a credit card. A little later the Hotel was contacted by the credit card holder and advised that she did not authorize the use of her card. The manager questioned the suspect who began to change her story about the use of the card and that is when the police were called. The responding officers found the suspect to have a warrant for parole violation (original charge of organized crime) out of Austin. Officers arrested Crystal Pancoast (09-01-1976) for the warrant and theft of service. Search incident to arrest officers located pipes, rolling papers, a syringe and 19 pills not belonging to the suspect in a prescription bottle. Officers also located checks and other financial information not belonging to the suspect. The officers were unable to contact any of the victims and turned the information over to the CCPD financial crimes unit. Crystal was transported to the City Detention Center.
Date: Sunday, June 11, 2017, 10:16 PM
Location: 3600 Dalraida Dr.
Offense: Aggravated Assault, Criminal Mischief
Case Number: 1706110131
Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to the area of 3600 Dalraida in reference to a disturbance in progress. The call stated that the suspect was hitting people with a bat and breaking vehicle windows. As the officer arrived in the area he was contacted by a citizen who stated that a suspect was going crazy and directed the officer to the area. The call was updated that a citizen was restraining the suspect. The officer arrived and observed a suspect holding the suspect on the ground. The suspect was taken into custody and placed in a unit while officers investigated.
Officers contacted a witness who advised that he kicked the 25 year old male out of his apartment because he had not paid him rent. The suspect left and came back later in a rage to gather his belongings. The suspect was cursing at the witness and then turned his rage on citizens walking up to the complex. A 18 year old female victim arrived at the complex and was confronted by the suspect. The suspect was carrying what looked like sticks and pointed at the victim. She turned and ran and stated she felt the suspect hit her in the rib cage. The suspect turned his attention to a 17 year old male striking him in the right wrist after he told the suspect to stop. The suspect then broke out windows to two cars before he was detained by a citizen. The suspect used a pool cue stick to strike the victims and break the vehicle windows. The victims were treated at the scene. Officers arrested Zachary Lee Murray (07-15-1991) for aggravated assault and criminal mischief. He was transported to the City Detention Center.