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Patrol Report January 22, 2014

The Corpus Christi Police Department generated 156 original reports for formal criminal complaints from midnight January 21 to 6:00am January 22, 2014. These are a sample of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.

 

“Adam” District

Date: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 12:47pm

Location: 4120 Highway 77 Access http://goo.gl/maps/o19qM

Offense: Burglary of a Vehicle (Penal Code Section 30.04) Class A Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401210058

A 29-year-old man reported a burglary to his vehicle at a restaurant located at 4120 U.S. Highway 77 to the Corpus Christi Police Tuesday. The 29-year-old man told Officers some unknown person took five tires and rims valued at $1,500 from the back of his truck without permission while he was inside the restaurant.

 

“Bravo” District

Date: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 6:34am

Location: 2006 Airline Road http://goo.gl/maps/xNZYS

Offense: Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle (Penal Code Section 31.07) State Jail Felony

Case Number: 1401210019

A 36-year-old woman reported her red 2008 Honda dirt bike stolen from in front of her apartment located at 2006 Airline Road to Corpus Christi Police Tuesday morning. The 36-year-old woman discovered information that her bike was at a home on the 1600 block of Daly. Corpus Christi Police recovered the bike to return to the 36-year-old woman. Officers identified two 14-year-old boys who may be responsible for the theft, but continue to investigate and no arrests have been made.

 

“Charlie” District

Date: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 17:55

Location: 3900 South Padre Island Drive http://goo.gl/maps/Z26F4

Offense: Unlawful Carrying a Weapon (Penal Code Section 46.02) Class A Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401210116

Corpus Christi Police arrested 38-year-old Richard Hisle (6/11/1975) for unlawful carrying a weapon and possession of a controlled substance at a shopping center located at the 3900 block of South Padre Island Drive Tuesday. Corpus Christi Police responded to a complaint of a man in the parking lot with a handgun at 5:55pm Tuesday. Corpus Christi Police met Hisle and found a handgun in his waistband and without a concealed handgun carry license. The Officers arrested Hisle for unlawful carrying a weapon and then discovered contraband with Hisle which the Officers believe to be methamphetamine. The Officers additionally charged Hisle with possession of a controlled substance and delivered Hisle to the city detention center.

 

“Delta” District

Date: Wednesday, January 22, 2014, 2:41am

Location: 200 Watson Street http://goo.gl/maps/Sb7K4

Offense: Arson (Penal Code Section 28.02) 2nd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401220011

Corpus Christi Fire Department responded to two homes on fire on the 200 block of Watson Street Wednesday morning and suspect the fires were caused intentionally. Arson Investigators began to collect evidence and information once the fire was extinguished.

Search the website Crimereports.com to research all reported criminal activity in Corpus Christi. Anyone who knows any additional information about these crimes should contact the Corpus Christi Police Department at 886-2841. Information about unsolved crimes may be provided to investigators anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or online at 888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.

Patrol Report January 21, 2014

The Corpus Christi Police Department generated 173 original reports for formal criminal complaints from midnight January 20 to 6:00am January 21, 2014. These are a sample of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.

“Adam” District

Date: Tuesday, January 21, 2014, 00:55

Location: 2700 Carver Drive http://goo.gl/maps/Ii3ci

Offense: Discharge a Firearm Inside a Municipality (Penal Code Section 42.12) Class A Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401210007

Corpus Christi Police arrested 31-year-old Mario Saldana (11/16/1982) on the 2700 block of Carver Drive Tuesday morning for evading detention. Corpus Christi Police responded to several complaints of a person who discharged a firearm on the 2700 block of Carver Drive at 12:55am. Officers saw several people outside a residence and asked about the noise. Two men told the Officers the firearm was discharged at some other place; but, the Officers saw spent casings littered on the ground by the three people. The Officers demanded the three to keep their hands in view and to approach the Officers carefully so a safe investigation may be conducted for the discharge of a firearm. One of the men, Saldana, refused to comply with the Officers commands and went into a house. Saldana then came outside the house and complied with Officers several minutes after having gone into the house. Officers arrested Saldana for evading and then collected evidence to support a criminal complaint for discharge a firearm inside the city limits.

Date: Monday, January 20, 2014, 23:29

Location: 13600 Northwest Boulevard http://goo.gl/maps/k9e0p

Event: Major Vehicle Crash

Crash Number: C1400291

Corpus Christi Police responded to a vehicle crash with a pedestrian at 11:30pm at the 13600 block of Northwest Boulevard Monday night. Officers learned a gold 2002 Toyota Sequoia travelled west on Northwest Boulevard and struck a 26-year-old male pedestrian in the roadway. The 26-year-old man was taken to the hospital by ambulance for treatment of non life-threatening injuries. No citations were issued and the Sequoia was driven away by the 21-year-old female driver.

Date: Monday, January 20, 2014, 13:52

Location: 2240 North Padre Island Drive http://goo.gl/maps/P3bX3

Offense: Burglary of a Habitation (Penal Code Section 30.02) 2nd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401200090

A 25-year-old woman reported a burglary of a habitation at her apartment located at 2240 North Padre Island Drive to Corpus Christi Police Monday. The 25-year-old woman told Officers she was away from her apartment for the past weekend and when she returned, she found the front door to her apartment open. The 25-year-old woman told Officers she found the inside of her apartment ransacked and her electronics valued at about $3,400 dollars missing from inside the home. The 25-year-old woman told Officers she found the back door was pried open.

Date: Monday, January 20, 2014, 10:56am

Location: 1500 Barcelona Drive http://goo.gl/maps/WhL8w

Offense: Burglary of a Vehicle (Penal Code Section 30.04) Class A Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401200065

A 30-year-old man reported a burglary to his vehicle at the 1500 block of Barcelona Drive to Corpus Christi Police Monday morning. The 30-year-old man told Officers he left musical instruments in his blue 2002 Dodge Durango while it was parked and unattended overnight and some unknown person forced entry into the vehicle and took the instruments from inside the vehicle without permission.

“Bravo” District

Date: Monday, January 20, 2014, 10:33am

Location: 4938 Staples Street http://goo.gl/maps/yK93V

Offense: Burglary of a Building (Penal Code Section 30.02) State Jail Felony

Case Number: 1401200054

A 52-year-old man reported a burglary at 4938 Staples Street to Corpus Christi Police Monday morning. The 52-year-old man told Officers some unknown person came into the building which is under construction, and stole a jack hammer valued at about $1,000 dollars and several light fixtures.

Date: Monday, January 20, 2014, 17:32

Location: 1250 Flour Bluff Drive http://goo.gl/maps/31Ov2

Offense: Aggravated Robbery (Penal Code Section 29.03) 1st Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401200123

A 70-year-old woman reported a robbery at a store parking lot located at 1250 Flour Bluff Drive to Corpus Christi Police Monday. The 70-year-old woman told Officers she walked in the parking lot at 5:30pm and a black Honda Civic approached her from behind and the driver reached out and stole her purse. The 70-year-old woman said the driver was a man who wore a black shirt and the car left the parking lot and drove north on Flour Bluff Drive. The 70-year-old woman reported a minor injury as a result of the event.

“Charlie” District

Date: Monday, January 20, 2014, 9:17am

Location: 6000 Lost Creek Drive http://goo.gl/maps/IttkD

Offense: Burglary of a Habitation (Penal Code Section 30.02) 2nd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401200045

A 66-year-old man reported a burglary to his home located at the 6000 block of Lost Creek Drive to Corpus Christi Police Monday. The 66-year-old man told Officers someone kicked in the back door to his home to gain entry while the house was unattended and the person stole about $9,000 dollars worth of electronics from the home. The 66-year-old man told Officers he suspects two specific people who may be responsible for this event.

“Delta” District

Date: Monday, January 20, 2014, 22:50

Location: 300 North Chaparral Street http://goo.gl/maps/ODQDb

Offense:  Criminal Mischief (Penal Code Section 28.03) Class B Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401200165

Corpus Christi Police arrested 36-year-old Melissa Yarborough (2/6/1977) for Driving While Intoxicated, Criminal Mischief, and Resisting Arrest at the 300 block of North Chaparral Street Monday night. Corpus Christi Police responded to a single vehicle crash at the 300 block of North Chaparral Street at 10:50pm in which a white 2011 Ford Crown Victoria struck a traffic barricade. Officers found Yarborough in the Crown Victoria and Yarborough became aggressive and violent toward the Officers. Officers arrested Yarborough for driving while intoxicated and then for resisting arrest. The Officers impounded the Crown Victoria and Yarborough kicked the interior of the patrol car which caused damage to the door. Officers additionally charged Yarborough with Criminal Mischief and then delivered Yarborough to the city detention center.

Search the website Crimereports.com to research all reported criminal activity in Corpus Christi. Anyone who knows any additional information about these crimes should contact the Corpus Christi Police Department at 886-2841. Information about unsolved crimes may be provided to investigators anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or online at 888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.

Patrol Report January 20, 2014

The Corpus Christi Police Department generated 531 original reports for formal criminal complaints from midnight January 17 to 6:00am January 20, 2014. These are a sample of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.

“Adam” District

Date: Monday, January 20, 2014, 00:11

Location: 5500 Bush Street http://goo.gl/maps/58yO7

Offense: Intoxicated Assault (Penal Code Section 49.07) 3rd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401200011

Corpus Christi Police arrested 22-year-old Justin Tijerina (4/8/1991) for Intoxicated Assault Monday morning after he was involved in a crash at the 5500 block of Bush Street. Corpus Christi Police responded to a single vehicle crash at 11 minutes past midnight Monday morning and discovered a beige 1997 Oldsmobile drove off the roadway and rolled onto the roof. Officers found five children with an age range between 1 and 8 years of age. Four of the children were taken to the hospital by ambulance and the fifth was taken to the hospital by Police car for treatment of their injuries. Officers believe at least two of the children did not wear seatbelts at the time of the crash. Officers arranged for the mother of the children to meet them at the hospital and the Officers arrested Tijerina for Intoxicated Assault. Officers took Tijerina to the hospital for a medical evaluation and then delivered to the city detention center.

Date: Saturday, January 18, 2014, 9:07am

Location: 14058 Northwest Boulevard http://goo.gl/maps/E1m6N

Offense: Burglary of a Coin Operated Machine (Penal Code Section 30.03) Class A Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401180060

A 66-year-old man reported a burglary of a coin operated machine at 14058 Northwest Boulevard Saturday to the Corpus Christi Police. The 66-year-old man told Officers an unknown man pried open the drink machine in front of the car wash and took the money stored inside the machine. The 66-year-old man told Officers there were two men who were involved in the burglary. The 66-year-old man described the suspects to Officers as males about 50 years of age with medium brown skin and were in a red and silver Dodge pickup truck. The 66-year-old man told Officers the damage to the machine was estimated at $1,000 dollars.

Date: Saturday, January 18, 2014, 18:54

Location: 11300 Blades Street http://goo.gl/maps/lS25Y

Offense: Theft (Penal Code Section 31.03) Class B Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401180130

Corpus Christi Police responded to a complaint of a possible abduction and a theft at the 11300 block of Blades Street Saturday. A 10-year-old girl told Officers she was approached by a man and she got off her bike and ran to a nearby community center to call for help. The man was described as tall with a deep voice, black hair and wore a white shirt. The responding Officer completed a report for a theft of a bicycle and Corpus Christi Police Detectives were notified of the attempted abduction complaint. Corpus Christi Police Detectives are canvassing the area of the compliant Monday morning to gather more information about this complaint.

“Bravo” District

Date: Sunday, January 19, 2014, 23:15

Location: Amherst Drive at Gaines Street http://goo.gl/maps/n9uDq

Offense: Driving While License Suspended (Transportation Code Section 521.457) Class B Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401190156

Corpus Christi Police arrested 25-year-old Eric Ferrar (6/18/1988) for Driving While his License was Suspended and Evading Arrest at the intersection of Amherst Drive and Gaines Street Sunday night. Corpus Christi Police responded to a single vehicle crash at 11:18pm Sunday night and found a white 2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser partially in the ditch. The Officer learned the PT Cruiser made an unsafe change from a direct course and went into the ditch and struck a culvert. A witness pointed and told the Officer Ferrar was the driver and the Ferrar ran from the Officer. The Officer chased and captured Ferrar and then arrested Ferrar for driving while his license was suspended and for evading arrest. The Officer impounded the Cruiser and delivered Ferrar to the city detention center.

“Charlie” District

Date: Monday, January 20, 2014, 2:33am

Location: 2700 Highway 358 Freeway http://goo.gl/maps/RGEFF

Offense: Driving While Intoxicated (Penal Code Section 49.04) Class B Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401200026

Corpus Christi Police responded to a single vehicle crash at the 2700 block of South Padre Island Drive on the State Highway 358 freeway at 2:30am Monday morning. Officers learned a brown 1987 Jeep Cherokee operated by a 23-year-old man traveled west and lost control of the vehicle. The Officers learned the Cherokee rolled several times. Four women passengers and one male passenger with an age range from 20 to 23 were taken to the hospital for treatment of non life-threatening injuries. The 23-year-old male driver was taken to the hospital for treatment of non life-threatening injuries. The Jeep was impounded and the driver remained at the hospital for treatment while Officers investigate the crash with alcohol consumption as a possible contributing factor to cause of the crash.

Date: Saturday, January 18, 2014, 10:26am

Location: 7221 Staples Street http://goo.gl/maps/eUmct

Event: Found Child

Case Number: 1401180066

A 31-year-old woman called Corpus Christi Police to report an 18 month old child who was found in the parking lot of an apartment complex located at 7221 Staples Street without adult supervision Saturday. Officers were with the child for about 10 minutes until the 23-year-old father was located. The child was unharmed.

“Delta” District

Date: Friday, January 17, 2014, 23:44

Location: 3100 Magnolia Street http://goo.gl/maps/RBjI0

Offense: Consumption of Alcohol by a Minor (Alcoholic Beverage Code Section 106.04)

Case Number: 1401170174

Corpus Christi Police responded to a complaint of a loud party on the 3100 block of Magnolia Street Friday night. Officers conducted the following enforcement action:

MIP/Consumption of Alcohol by Minors-        22 arrests

MIP/Consumption of Alcohol by Minors-        3 general citations

Evading on Foot-                           5 arrests

Possession of Marijuana-            2 arrests

Warrants-                                      1 arrest

Interference with Public Duties-           3 arrests

Resisting arrest-                           2 arrests

Poss. Dangerous Drugs-             1 arrest

Assault on Peace officer-           1 arrest

Search the website Crimereports.com to research all reported criminal activity in Corpus Christi. Anyone who knows any additional information about these crimes should contact the Corpus Christi Police Department at 886-2841. Information about unsolved crimes may be provided to investigators anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or online at 888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.

Patrol Report January 17, 2014

The Corpus Christi Police Department generated 176 original reports for formal criminal complaints from midnight January 16 to 6:00am January 17, 2014. These are a sample of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.

 

“Bravo” District

Date: Thursday, January 16, 2014, 20:39

Location: 7800 South Padre Island Drive http://goo.gl/maps/L5eUp

Offense: Warrant of Arrest (Code of Criminal Procedure Section 15.01)

Case Number: 1401160132

Corpus Christi Police arrested 37-year-old Marco Cantu (8/23/1976) for a warrant for his arrest at the 7800 block of South Padre Island Drive Thursday night. A Corpus Christi Police Officer conducted a traffic stop at 8:39pm. The Officer discovered Cantu was the driver of the gold Toyota Tundra and Cantu had an active warrant for his arrest for Possession of Marijuana in Brooks County. The Officer impounded the truck and delivered Cantu to the city detention center.

 

“Charlie” District

Date: Friday, January 17, 2014, 3:22am

Location: 3100 Hanzi Drive http://goo.gl/maps/7js89

Offense: Aggravated Assault (Penal Code Section 22.02) 2nd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401170020

Corpus Christi Police responded to a complaint of a fight at the 3100 block of Hanzi Drive at 3:22am Friday morning and found an injured 27-year-old man in his apartment. The Officers found a trail of blood to an apartment and found the 27-year-old man with significant injuries inside the apartment. The 27-year-old man refused to tell Officers what happened to him and the man refused medical treatment. A witness told Officers about the fight as the Officers left the apartment. The witness told Officers an unknown man beat the 27-year-old man with some object which caused the injuries. Officers continue to investigate the event and seek any more information to identify the person responsible for the assault.

 

Date: Thursday, January 16, 2014, 21:06

Location: 5700 Crestmore Drive http://goo.gl/maps/MIoAL

Offense: Warrant of Arrest (Code of Criminal Procedure Section 15.01)

Case Number: 1401160140

Corpus Christi Police responded to a complaint of deadly conduct at the 5700 block of Crestmore Drive Thursday night and arrested 25-year-old Evaristo Coleman (4/2/1988) for an active warrant for his arrest. Corpus Christi Police responded to a drive by shooting at a home on Crestmore Drive at 9:06pm. The Officers met several people at the home who did not provide much information about the event. Officers found evidence that a firearm was discharged at least once at the home. Officers also found contraband and discovered Coleman had an active warrant for his arrest for aggravated assault. The Officers gathered information and evidence and then delivered Coleman to the city detention center.

 

Date: Friday, January 17, 2014, 00:05

Location: 802 Barry Street http://goo.gl/maps/JOF3r

Offense: Aggravated Robbery (Penal Code Section 29.03) 1st Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401170004

A 21-year-old woman reported an aggravated robbery at an apartment complex located at 802 Barry Street to the Corpus Christi Police Friday morning. The 21-year-old woman told Officers she is the manager of a store and brought the money from the store to her home. The 21-year-old woman told Officers that she was approached by two men who displayed a handgun and demanded the money. The 21-year-old woman told Officers she gave the men the money and recognized the men. The 21-year-old woman said the men left in a white 2006 Hummer. No injuries were reported.

 

“Delta” District

Date: Thursday, January 16, 2014, 21:35

Location: 2702 South Port Avenue http://goo.gl/maps/fCLb9

Offense: Aggravated Robbery (Penal Code Section 22.03) 1st Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401160135

A 65-year-old man reported an attempted aggravated robbery at a store located at 2702 South Port Avenue to Corpus Christi Police Thursday night. The 65-year-old man told Officers a man came into the store, displayed a knife, and demanded money from the register. The 65-year-old man told Officers he grabbed a bat and chased the man out of the store. No injuries were reported. The 65-year-old man described the man as about 5 feet 7 inches tall, about 160 pounds and wore a black mask, dark sweater, blue jeans, and thin gloves.

 

Date: Friday, January 17, 2014, 3:44am

Location: 1000 South Tancahua Street http://goo.gl/maps/Fxuqo

Offense: Robbery (Penal Code Section 22.02) 2nd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401170021

A 29-year-old woman reported a robbery at the 1000 block of South Tancahua Street Friday morning to the Corpus Christi Police. The 29-year-old woman told Officers she rode her bicycle home at about 3:00am and hit a bump and fell off her bike. The 29-year-old woman told Officers a man approached her, asked if she was injured and then hit her in the face with a fist and took her purse. The 29-year-old woman told Officers she was not seriously injured and described the man to Officers as a male with dark skin and red t-shirt. The 29-year-old woman told Officers the man got into the passenger side of a light color four door sedan and travelled south on Tancahua.

Search the website Crimereports.com to research all reported criminal activity in Corpus Christi. Anyone who knows any additional information about these crimes should contact the Corpus Christi Police Department at 886-2841. Information about unsolved crimes may be provided to investigators anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or online at 888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.

Patrol Report January 16, 2014

The Corpus Christi Police Department generated 154 original reports for formal criminal complaints from midnight January 15 to 6:00am January 16, 2014. These are a sample of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.

 

“Bravo” District

Date: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 15:15

Location: 9337 South Padre Island Drive http://goo.gl/maps/wz6g6

Offense: Aggravated Assault (Penal Code Section 22.02) 2nd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401150093

A 52-year-old man and a 32-year-old man reported to the Corpus Christi Police that a 47-year-old man assaulted them at an office at 9337 South Padre Island Drive Wednesday afternoon. An ambulance took the 47-year-old man to the hospital directly for treatment of his non life-threatening injuries. The 32-year-old man told Officers the 47-year-old man went into the office of the storage company and assaulted the 52-year-old man. The 32-year-old man told Officers that he pulled the attacker off the 52-year-old man and forced the 47-year-old man out of the office. The 32-year-old man told Officers the 47-year-old man got a handgun and used the gun as hammer to strike the glass door causing an estimated $200 dollars worth of damage. The 32-year-old man told Officers the 47-year-old man left prior to law enforcement arrival. The 32-year-old man had minor injuries and Corpus Christi Police are searching for the 47-year-old man involved in this event.

 

Date: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 17:24

Location: 13700 Hawksnest Bay Drive http://goo.gl/maps/lIIxr

Offense: Attempted Kidnapping (Penal Code Section 20.04) 1st Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401150105

A 44-year-old woman reported an attempted kidnapping on the 13700 block of Hawksnest Bay to Corpus Christi Police Wednesday. The 44-year-old woman told Officers her 13-year-old son explained to her that a man in a truck approached him while he walked home at 5:20pm. The 44-year-old woman told Officers her son said the man demanded the boy get into the truck. The 44-year-old woman told Officers her son ran home to call police and the vehicle went east on Hawksnest Bay toward Gypsy. The 13-year-old boy described the truck to Officers as a gray Ford F-150 with a rounded front end and a red square shaped decal on the upper driver’s side rear window and then described the man as about 40 years of age with a mustache and medium brown skin.

 

“Delta” District

Date: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 22:28

Location: 700 North Staples Street http://goo.gl/maps/an3JQ

Offense: Assault (Penal Code Section 22.01) Class A Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401150134

A 19-year-old woman reported an assault at the 700 block of North Staples Street Wednesday to the Corpus Christi Police. The 19-year-old woman told Officers some unknown person assaulted her 27-year-old boyfriend earlier in the night and he needed medical treatment. The Officers saw the 27-year-old man as he was taken by ambulance to the hospital for treatment of his head injuries.

Search the website Crimereports.com to research all reported criminal activity in Corpus Christi. Anyone who knows any additional information about these crimes should contact the Corpus Christi Police Department at 886-2841. Information about unsolved crimes may be provided to investigators anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or online at 888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.

Patrol Report January 15, 2014

The Corpus Christi Police Department generated 203 original reports for formal criminal complaints from midnight January 14 to 6:00am January 15, 2014. These are a sample of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.

 

“Adam” District

Date: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 15:49

Location: 100 Highwood Street http://goo.gl/maps/Rit5M

Offense: Deadly Conduct (Penal Code Section 22.05) 3rd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401140105

A 79-year-old woman reported damage to her home by a single gunshot Friday to the Corpus Christi Police. The 79-year-old woman told Officers she heard a noise at 10:30am on Friday and then discovered a bullet hole in her home. No injuries were reported.

 

Date: Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 00:15

Location: 10300 Interstate Highway 37 http://goo.gl/maps/zT0IP

Event: Major Vehicle Crash

Crash Number: C1400207

Corpus Christi Police responded to a vehicle crash at the 10300 block of Interstate Highway 37 Wednesday morning. Officers learned that a 21-year-old man fell asleep while driving and struck the concrete divider with his purple 2006 Chevrolet Impala. The 21-year-old man and his 18-year-old man passenger were both taken to the hospital by ambulance for treatment of non life-threatening injuries. The vehicle was towed due to damage and no other vehicle or property was involved.

 

“Bravo” District

Date: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 14:17

Location: 9401 South Padre Island Drive http://goo.gl/maps/hwf1W

Offense: Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle (Penal Code Section 38.04) State Jail Felony

Case Number: 1401140094

Corpus Christi Police recovered a stolen vehicle at a hotel at 9401 South Padre Island Drive Tuesday. The Corpus Christi Police received information that a man sold stolen goods from a stolen vehicle and went to a motel on the 9400 block of South Padre Island Drive. A Corpus Christi Police Officer saw a man run from black 2006 Ford F-250 parked in the parking lot once the Officer was in the man’s view. The Officer discovered the F-250 was reported stolen out of Rockport earlier this month. The Officer recovered the stolen vehicle and did not locate the man who ran. Officers believe they know the identity of the man who ran and will continue to investigate this offense.

 

“Delta” District

Date: Tuesday, January 14, 2014, 10:00am

Location: 1600 Green Grove Drive http://goo.gl/maps/a1sN0

Offense: Burglary of a Building (Penal Code Section 30.02) State Jail Felony

Case Number: 1401140034

Corpus Christi Police arrested two people Tuesday morning for a burglary at a vacant house on the 1600 block of Green Grove Drive. Corpus Christi Police responded to a complaint of two people who went into a vacant house at 10:00 Tuesday morning. Officers investigated and found 47-year-old Laura Hernandez (10/19/1966) and 37-year-old Byron Bell (4/11/1976) inside the vacant home. Neither Hernandez nor Bell knew the owner of the home or had permission to be inside. The Officer arrested Hernandez and Bell for burglary of a building and then transported them to the city detention center.

Search the website Crimereports.com to research all reported criminal activity in Corpus Christi. Anyone who knows any additional information about these crimes should contact the Corpus Christi Police Department at 886-2841. Information about unsolved crimes may be provided to investigators anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or online at 888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.

Patrol Report January 14, 2014

The Corpus Christi Police Department generated 195 original reports for formal criminal complaints from midnight January 13 to 6:00am January 14, 2014. These are a sample of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.

 

“Adam” District

Date: Monday, January 13, 2014, 5:43am

Location: 325 44th Street http://goo.gl/maps/ZTNeL

Offense: Burglary of a Building (Penal Code Section 30.02) State Jail Felony

Case Number: 1401130024

A 53-year-old man reported a burglary to a building at 325 Forty Forth Street to the Corpus Christi Police Monday. The 53-year-old man explained to Officers that some unknown person broke open the door to the building and stole over $4,000 dollars worth of cobalt alloy ingots from inside.

 

Date: Monday, January 13, 2014, 14:10

Location: 3700 Honey Creek Drive http://goo.gl/maps/YqMbB

Offense: Burglary of a Habitation (Penal Code Section 30.02) 2nd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401130088

A 58-year-old man reported a burglary to his home at the 3700 block of Honey Creek Drive to Corpus Christi Police Monday. The 58-year-old man told Officers he left his home unoccupied over the weekend and when he returned, he discovered some unknown person entered his home without permission and stole over $1,000 dollars worth of his property.

 

Date: Monday, January 13, 2014, 23:30

Location: 100 44th Street http://goo.gl/maps/lNb21

Offense: Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle (Penal Code Section 31.07) State Jail Felony

Case Number: 1401130185

A Corpus Christi Police Officer discovered a stolen vehicle parked at the 100 block of 44th Street Monday night. The Officer found the vehicle unoccupied in an alley and had been reported stolen from Port Aransas on January 2, 2014. The vehicle was taken to the city impound lot.

 

“Bravo” District

Date: Monday, January 13, 2014, 17:22

Location: 7000 Sandra Lane http://goo.gl/maps/Nslr8

Offense: Possession of a Controlled Substance (Health and Safety Code Section 481.115) 3rd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401130130

Corpus Christi Police arrested 23-year-old Dain Hart (6/13/1990) for possession of a controlled substance and other charges at his home on the 7000 block of Sandra Lane Monday afternoon. Corpus Christi Police responded to a disturbance at the home at 5:22pm and discovered Hart had contraband. Officers discovered Hart had substances which the Officers believe to be marijuana, heroin, and prescription medication not prescribed to Hart. The Officers arrested Hart and delivered him to the city detention center.

 

“Charlie” District

Date: Monday, January 13, 2014, 23:20

Location: 6601 Everhart Road http://goo.gl/maps/Wnawh

Offense: Theft (Penal Code Section 31.03) Class C Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401130184

A 31-year-old woman reported an attempted robbery at a store located at 6601 Everhart Road to Corpus Christi Police Monday night. The 31-year-old woman told Officers a man went into the store and demanded money from the register. The 31-year-old woman told Officers she told the man that there was no money in the register, and the man left walking toward Middlecoff. The 31-year-old woman described the suspect to Officers as a man with dark skin, about 30 years of age, about 5 feet 10 inches tall, about 160 pounds, and wore a red “Roca Wear” hoodie, blue jeans, and had a light beard.

 

“Delta” District

Date: Monday, January 13, 2014, 16:27

Location: 221 South Shoreline Boulevard http://goo.gl/maps/ioU31

Offense: Forgery (Penal Code Section 32.21) State Jail Felony

Case Number: 1401130115

Corpus Christi Police arrested 30-year-old Ritchie Farr (6/10/1983) for forgery at a bank located at 221 South Shoreline Boulevard Monday afternoon. Corpus Christi Police responded to a complaint from a 19-year-old woman who told Officers Farr attempted to cash a check which was reported stolen. Officers arrived and learned that Farr attempted to cash a check that was reported stolen from a burglary the previous day at 505 South Water Street. Officers arrested Farr for forgery and then delivered him to the city detention center.

Search the website Crimereports.com to research all reported criminal activity in Corpus Christi. Anyone who knows any additional information about these crimes should contact the Corpus Christi Police Department at 886-2841. Information about unsolved crimes may be provided to investigators anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or online at 888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.

Patrol Report January 13, 2014

The Corpus Christi Police Department generated 530 original reports for formal criminal complaints from midnight January 10 to 6:00am January 13, 2014. These are a sample of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.

 

“Adam” District

Date: Sunday, January 12, 2014, 2:19am

Location: 5009 Greenwood Drive http://goo.gl/maps/DprhS

Offense: Burglary of a Building (Penal Code Section 30.02) State Jail Felony

Case Number: 1401120035

A 46-year-old woman reported a burglary to a business at 5009 Greenwood Drive Sunday morning to the Corpus Christi Police. The 46-year-old woman told Officers she is an employee to the restaurant and responded to an alarm at about 2:19am. The 46-year-old woman told Officers she found the door to the business unlocked and the safe was open with the money gone. The 46-year-old woman told Officers she believes an employee entered the restaurant while the business was closed and unoccupied and then stole the money from the safe.

 

Date: Sunday, January 12, 2014, 3:07am

Location: 14333 Interstate Highway 37 http://goo.gl/maps/B5H69

Offense: Warrant of Arrest (Code of Criminal Procedure Section 15.01)

Case Number: 1401120040

Corpus Christi Police arrested 23-year-old Jamison Moeller (11/25/1990) for several warrants for his arrest Sunday morning at Labonte Park. A Corpus Christi Police Officer saw Moeller camping at the park with a fire underneath a bridge. The Officer told Moeller to extinguish the fire and then discovered Moeller had warrants for his arrest for nonpayment of child support. The Officer arrested Moeller and delivered him to the city detention center.

 

Date: Saturday, January 11, 2014 00:28

Location: North Clarkwood Road at Interstate Highway 37 http://goo.gl/maps/7rMT2

Offense: Intoxicated Assault (Penal Code Section 49.07) 3rd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401110007

Corpus Christi Police arrested 41-year-old Luis Villarreal (11/3/1972) for Intoxicated Assault at Interstate highway 37 at Clarkwood Road Saturday morning. Corpus Christi Police responded to a vehicle crash which involved a pedestrian at 12:28am Saturday. Officers learned a 47-year-old man was changing a tire and was struck by a gold 2005 Nissan Altima. The Altima continued to travel on the Interstate, but was followed by a witness until Corpus Christi Police responded. Corpus Christi Police arrested the operator of the Altima, 41-year-old Villarreal, and took him to the hospital for a medical evaluation and then delivered him to the city detention center. The 47-year-old man was taken to the hospital by ambulance with non life-threatening injuries.

 

Date: Friday, January 10, 2014, 22:51

Location: 1700 Melisa Lane http://goo.gl/maps/Xb4pg

Offense: Unlawful Possession of a Firearm by a Felon (Penal Code Section 46.04) 3rd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401110008

Corpus Christi Police responded to a complaint of a person who discharged a firearm at the 1700 block of Melisa Lane Friday night. Corpus Christi Police discovered a 30-year-old man accidentally shot himself in the leg while he sat in his vehicle. The 30-year-old man was taken to the hospital for treatment of his non life-threatening injury. Officers learned the 30-year-old man is a convicted felon and prohibited from possession of a firearm, so the Officers generated a criminal complaint for unlawful possession of a firearm. The 30-year-old man remained in the hospital for treatment.

 

Date: Saturday, January 11, 2014, 4:17am

Location: 4645 Ocean Drive http://goo.gl/maps/qLRsx

Offense: Burglary of a Vehicle (Penal Code Section 30.04) Class A Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401110036

Corpus Christi Police arrested 17-year-old Nathan Morales (7/31/1996) for burglary of a vehicle Saturday morning at an apartment complex located at 4645 Ocean Drive. A Corpus Christi Police Officer noticed Morales near the apartment complex at 4:15am. The Officer chose to stop the vehicle and walk through the parking lot of the apartment complex. The Officer then saw Morales and an 18-year-old man pull on the door handles to unoccupied vehicles in the parking lot. Officers stopped the two men and discovered stolen property with Morales. The 18-year-old man was released while investigation continues. Officers had enough evidence to arrest Morales for Burglary of a Vehicle and then they delivered Morales to the city detention center.

 

Date: Sunday, January 12, 2014, 6:37am

Location: 800 Division Road http://goo.gl/maps/CaC3m

Offense: Aggravated Assault (Penal Code Section 22.02) 2nd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401120055

A 29-year-old man reported an assault at the 800 block of Division Sunday morning to the Corpus Christi Police. The 29-year-old man told Officers he walked on a dirt road and was attacked by an unknown man who cut him on the arms with a knife, then ran away. The 29-year-old man described the suspect to Officers as a man about 30 years of age with medium brown skin, about 6 feet tall, and about 185 pounds. The 29-year-old man told Officers the suspect said nothing and has no idea why the man attacked.

 

“Charlie” District

Date: Friday, January 10, 2014, 22:33

Location: 5142 Oakhurst Drive http://goo.gl/maps/2mxx4

Offense: Unauthorized Use of a Vehicle (Penal Code Section 31.07) State Jail Felony

Case Number: 1401100157

A 30-year-old man reported his work truck stolen from a hotel parking lot at 5142 Oakhurst Drive Friday night to the Corpus Christi Police. The 30-year-old man told Officers he went outside and saw two unknown men in his white 2000 Ford F-450 work truck and the truck left the parking lot without permission. A Corpus Christi Police Officer saw the truck on North Padre Island Drive near Bear Lane and conducted a traffic stop. The driver of the truck exited the vehicle and ran. The Officer arrested the passenger, 29-year-old Felix Garza (5/9/1984) for unauthorized use of a vehicle. An other Corpus Christi Police Officer chased and arrested the driver, 33-year-old Armando Cruz (3/11/1980) for unauthorized use of a vehicle. Officers then delivered Garza and Cruz to the city detention center and the vehicle was returned to the 30-year-old man.

 

Date: Sunday, January 12, 2014, 12:04pm

Location: 2900 Mansheim Boulevard http://goo.gl/maps/x6M0N

Offense: Aggravated Assault (Penal Code Section 22.02) 2nd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401120090

Corpus Christi Police arrested 33-year-old Joel Pineda (8/26/1980) for aggravated assault and criminal mischief at the 2900 block of Mansheim Boulevard Sunday. Corpus Christi Police responded to a vehicle crash in which a blue 2007 Yamaha motorcycle operated by a 27-year-old man was struck by a white 2007 Ford Focus at about noon on Sunday. Witnesses told Officers that Pineda got out of the Focus and assaulted the 27-year-old man. Officers learned the 27-year-old man and Pineda know one another. Witnesses told Officers Pineda intentionally struck the motorcycle with the Focus and then Officers arrested Pineda for aggravated assault. The 27-year-old man was taken to the hospital by ambulance for treatment of non life-threatening injuries. Officers impounded the Focus and delivered Pineda to the city detention center.

 

Date: Sunday, January 12, 2014, 19:24

Location: 6900 Windy Way Drive http://goo.gl/maps/4eCIb

Offense: Aggravated Assault (Penal Code Section 22.02) 2nd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401120140

A 40-year-old man reported an aggravated assault at his home on the 6900 block of Windy Way Drive to the Corpus Christi Police Sunday. The 40-year-old man said a blue 2007 GMC Sierra drove into his yard and the driver yelled an accusation at the 40-year-old man. The 40-year-old man told Officers he walked away from the vehicle and the truck struck him from behind causing him minor injuries. The 40-year-old man told Officers the truck then reversed and struck his parked black 2013 Ford Expedition. The 40-year-old man told Officers the truck then sped away. The 40-year-old man told Officers he does not know the man who hit him or caused the damage to his vehicle.

 

Date: Saturday, January 11, 2014, 23:21

Location: Saratoga Boulevard at Brisbane Drive http://goo.gl/maps/jgHfK

Offense: Racing (Transportation Code Section 545.420) Class B Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401110165

Corpus Christi Police arrested 19-year-old Abel Franco (3/27/1994) for racing on Saratoga Boulevard Saturday night. A Corpus Christi Police Officer saw a white 2008 Ford pickup participate in a speed competition with a black Ford Mustang and another truck at about 11:21pm. The Officer noted in the report that the three vehicles were lined abreast on the three lanes of Saratoga, and he was able to stop the truck operated by Franco. The Officer arrested Franco and delivered him to the city detention center.

 

“Delta” District

Date: Sunday, January 12, 2014, 7:37am

Location: 500 Upper Broadway Street http://goo.gl/maps/Sc5u1

Offense: Warrant of Arrest (Code of Criminal Procedure Section 15.01)

Case Number: 1401120057

Corpus Christi Police arrested 37-year-old Michael Chance (4/6/1976) for a warrant for his arrest Sunday morning after he caused a disturbance at a church located at 500 Upper Broadway Street. Corpus Christi Police responded to a disturbance complaint at 7:37am and discovered Chance had a warrant for his arrest for trespassing. The Officer arrested Chance and then delivered him to the city detention center.

Search the website Crimereports.com to research all reported criminal activity in Corpus Christi. Anyone who knows any additional information about these crimes should contact the Corpus Christi Police Department at 886-2841. Information about unsolved crimes may be provided to investigators anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or online at 888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.

Mustang Crashes Into School Bus

Date: Friday, January 10, 2014, 7:58am

Location: Alameda Street at Airline Road

Event: Vehicle Crash

Crash Number: C1400132

Corpus Christi Police responded to a major vehicle crash which involved a school bus Friday morning at the intersection of Alameda Street and Airline Road. Witnesses told Crash Investigators that a black Ford Mustang traveled south on Airline at a high rate of speed, went through the red light, and struck a school bus in the intersection. Witnesses told Officers the school bus had the green light to turn left from Alameda to travel south on Airline when the bus was hit. The 63-year-old woman school bus driver for the Corpus Christi Independent School District was not injured in the crash. The man in the Mustang was taken to the hospital by ambulance. There were no other passengers in either vehicle.

Patrol Report January 10, 2014

The Corpus Christi Police Department generated 185 original reports for formal criminal complaints from midnight January 9 to 6:00am January 10, 2014. These are a sample of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.

 

“Adam” District

Date: Wednesday, January 8, 2014, 12:06pm

Location: 4001 Wildcat Drive http://goo.gl/maps/ubLTw

Offense: Assault (Penal Code Section 22.01) Class C misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401080044

Corpus Christi Police took a 15 year old girl into custody for an assault Wednesday at a school located at 4001 Wildcat Drive. Corpus Christi Police responded to a fight between two 15 year old girls and attempted to detain them. One of the 15 year old girls resisted the responding Officer which prompted the Officer to take the girl into custody for the assault and for resisting arrest. The Officer delivered the girl to the Nueces County Juvenile Detention Center.

 

Date: Thursday, January 9, 2014, 9:46am

Location: 5604 Old Brownsville Road http://goo.gl/maps/HD8li

Offense: Theft (Penal Code Section 31.03) State Jail Felony

Case Number: 1401090041

A 53 year old woman reported a theft at 5604 Old Brownsville Road to the Corpus Christi Police Thursday morning. The 53 year old woman told Officers some unknown person stole the air conditioner units valued at about $6,000 dollars from the business while the building was unattended overnight.

 

Date: Thursday, January 9, 2014, 22:26

Location: 12150 Interstate Highway 37 http://goo.gl/maps/mjKJ8

Offense: Warrant of Arrest (Code of Criminal Procedure 15.01)

Case Number: 1401090158

Corpus Christi Police arrested 42 year old Leah Thompson (6/42/1971) for a warrant for her arrest Thursday night at 12150 Interstate Highway 37. Corpus Christi Police investigated a suspicious person complaint at a church on the access road of the highway at 10:26pm. Officers found Thompson and discovered she had a warrant for her arrest for burglary. Officers arrested Thompson and delivered her to the city detention center.

 

“Bravo” District

Date: Thursday, January 9, 2014, 13:04

Location: 2601 Waldron Road http://goo.gl/maps/bH05s

Offense: Arson (Penal Code Section 28.02) 2nd Degree Felony

Case Number: 1401090057

Corpus Christi Police took a 14 year old boy into custody at a high school located at 2601 Waldron Road for arson Thursday. Corpus Christi Police responded to an arson complaint at 1:04pm after a faculty member discovered a 14 year old student set a backpack on fire in a restroom. The Officer took the 14 year old into custody and delivered him to the Nueces County Juvenile Detention Center.

 

Date: Wednesday, January 8, 2014, 22:38

Location: 500 Crayton Street http://goo.gl/maps/e5S6G

Offense: Criminal Mischief (Penal Code Section 28.03) Class A Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401080144

A 38 year old man reported criminal mischief at the 500 block of Crayton Street to the Corpus Christi Police Wednesday. The 38 year old man told Officers several vehicles were damaged which included his black 2001 Volkswagen Beetle. The 38 year old man told Officers the damage was caused by an unknown person who threw rocks at the windows. The 38 year old man later told Officers he learned who was responsible for the criminal mischief because he found a cell phone in his driveway that was dropped by the suspect. The 38 year old man told Officers the owner of the phone called the phone and the 38 year old man answered and had a conversation which resulted in the 38 year old man identifying the suspect in this case.

 

“Charlie” District

Date: Wednesday, January 8, 2014, 14:25

Location: 5313 Saratoga Boulevard http://goo.gl/maps/TEYUu

Offense: Theft (Penal Code Section 31.03) Class A Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1401080067

Corpus Christi Police arrested 55 year old Sylvia Cifuentes (9/6/1958) for theft at a store located at 5313 Saratoga Boulevard Wednesday. Corpus Christi Police responded to a shoplifting complaint at 2:25pm and a 48 year old woman told Officers Cifuentes used a motorized shopping cart in the store. The 48 year old woman told Officers Cifuentes placed merchandise on the seat, sat on the merchandise valued at over one hundred dollars, and left the store without paying. The Officer arrested Cifuentes for theft and delivered her to the city detention center.

 

Date: Thursday, January 9, 2014, 17:35

Location: 3800 Panama Drive http://goo.gl/maps/OjlJE

Offense: Information

Case Number: 1401090116

A 64 year old man reported an unusual event at his home on the 3800 block of Panama to the Corpus Christi Police Thursday. The 64 year old man told Officers an unknown man came to his door and claimed to be sent from the alarm company to which the 64 year old man subscribes. The 64 year old man told Officers he asked to see identification from the unknown man, but the man flashed a identification badge, but did not hold it long enough for the 64 year old man to read. The 64 year old man said the man inspected the interior of the house and then left. The 64 year old man told Officers he called his alarm company and was told there was no representative sent to his home by the company. The 64 year old man became concerned and called Police. The 64 year old man described the unknown man as a male with light colored skin, about 5 foot 8 inches tall, 150 pounds, about 20 years of age, clean shaven, had no visible tattoos, and wore a beige sweater and blue jeans.

Search the website Crimereports.com to research all reported criminal activity in Corpus Christi. Anyone who knows any additional information about these crimes should contact the Corpus Christi Police Department at 886-2841. Information about unsolved crimes may be provided to investigators anonymously through Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) or online at 888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers which results in an arrest may earn the caller a cash reward.