As is our practice we are releasing the information for the officer who was involved in the shooting on June 28, 2021.
One Corpus Christi Police Officers has been placed on paid administrative leave, which is in accordance with current department practice and policy.
Officer Ruben Flores has been a police officer with the Corpus Christi Police Department for 18 years.
This is still an active and ongoing investigation. If you have any information pertaining to this incident, you are encouraged to call the Corpus Christi Police Department Criminal Investigations Division at 361-886-2840. Anyone who would like to keep their identity secret and still provide information to Detectives should call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or submit the tip online at https://www.p3tips.com/TipForm.aspx?ID=343&C=&T=.
For additional information on this incident:
OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING | CCPD Blotter
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION – OFFICER INVOLVED SHOOTING | CCPD Blotter