All posts by Senior Officer Travis Pace

Can you help identify this robbery suspect?

Date: December 29, 2017 & January 14, 2018
Location: 6000 Everhart, 1600 S. Port, 3700 Leopard
Offense: Aggravated Robbery
Case Numbers: 1712290125, 1801140134, 1801140135

Corpus Christi Police Detectives need your help identifying this robbery suspect. On December 29, 2017 at approximately 9:10 PM a male suspect entered the store. The employees were behind the counter when the suspect approached them with a gun and demanded money. The employees gave the suspect an undisclosed amount of cash who then fled the scene. The suspect was wearing a brown jacket, blue jeans, black gloves and a black mask.

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On January 14, 2018 at 8:11 PM detectives believe the same suspect entered the store at 1600 S. Port, displayed a handgun and went behind the counter demanding money. The clerk was not able to open the cash register and the suspect left the store. Approximately 15 minutes later the same suspect entered a store on the 3700 block of Leopard. The suspect went behind the counter with his weapon and started grabbing money from the employee. A brief struggle ensued and the suspect fled with an undisclosed amount of cash. The employee was not injured.

If you know the identity of this suspect or have any information about these crimes please call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS or submit the information online at http://www.888TIPS.com. Information provided to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest, it could earn you a cash reward.

Detectives need your help identifying these suspected burglars

Date: Tuesday, December 12, 2017
Location: 5500 Holly Rd
Offense: Burglary of a Building
Case Number: 1712130076

Corpus Christi Police Detectives need your help identifying these two suspected burglars. Officers were called to the 5500 block of Holly Rd. in reference to a burglary of a storage unit. Officers arrived and contacted the victim who told officers that her storage unit had been burglarized. She told officers that the lock had been cut and items were taken. Officers also were notified that several other storage units had been burglarized. Officers looked at the video and observed two males entering the property. One of the males was wearing torn jeans, a dark colored hoodie and carrying bolt cutters. The other male was wearing a brown jacket, blue jeans and white tennis shoes. The were driving a 4 door truck, possibly a Ford F-150.

 

If you recognize the suspects or have any information about this crime contact Crime Stoppers at 361-888-TIPS (8577) or submit the tip online at www.cctexas.com/crimestoppers.  Information provided to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest, it could earn you a cash reward.

 

CITY HOSTS VEHICLE AUCTION THIS SATURDAY

The City of Corpus Christi will auction 109cars, trucks, and motorcycles at the Police Vehicle Impound Lot, located at 5485 Greenwood Drive, on Saturday, January 6, 2018.  The auction will start at 10:00 a.m.

Impound Auction

The general public is encouraged to register and view the vehicles for auction from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm on Friday, January 5, 2018.  The general public can continue to view the vehicles from 8:00 am to 10:00 am on the day of the auction.

The vehicles for auction may be viewed online and an auction list may be downloaded from www.amtauctions.com.

Officer recovering in local hospital

Officer Thomas Zirkle is recovering in a local hospital after being struck by a suspected intoxicated driver.

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On December 23, 2017 at approximately 10:49 PM officer Zirkle was directing traffic for a crash in the 1100 block of SH 358 West bound when he was struck by a vehicle. Witnesses identified the suspect vehicle. Officers contacted the male suspect driver and could smell a strong odor of an intoxicating beverage coming form the suspect. The suspect also displayed other signs of intoxication and was arrested. Orelvis Lopez (04-30-1993) was arrested for intoxication assault with a vehicle and transported to the City Detention Center.

 

Can You Identify this Burglar

Date:  Monday December 12, 2017 11:49 PM
Location: 300 Hiawatha St
Incident: Burglary of a Habitation
Case Number: 1712120007

Corpus Christi Police Detectives need your help identifying this alleged burglar. Officers contacted the victim and advised that he came home and noticed that someone had kicked in his back door and ransacked his house. The victim checked his surveillance system and observed a male wearing dark pants and a grey hoodie taking various item and then leave the residence.

If you recognize the suspect or have any information about this crime contact Crime Stoppers at 361-888-TIPS (8577) or submit the tip online at www.cctexas.com/crimestoppers.  Information provided to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest, it could earn you a cash reward.

CITY HOSTS VEHICLE AUCTION THIS SATURDAY

The City of Corpus Christi will auction 90cars, trucks, and motorcycles at the Police Vehicle Impound Lot, located at 5485 Greenwood Drive, on Saturday, December 2, 2017.  The auction will start at 10:00 a.m.

The general public is encouraged to register and view the vehicles for auction from 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm on Friday, December 1, 2017.  The general public can continue to view the vehicles from 8:00 am to 10:00 am on the day of the auction.

The vehicles for auction may be viewed online and an auction list may be downloaded from www.amtauctions.com.

Auction 2

Can you help identify these burglars?

Date:  Monday November 21, 2017 11:18 PM
Location: 502 Graham Rd.
Incident: Burglary of a Building
Case Number: 1711210040

Corpus Christi property crimes detectives need your help identifying these two alleged burglars. Officers were called to the Boat Stop Storage in reference to a burglary. The complainant advised that the suspects (a male and female) pulled to the gate in a hatchback vehicle. The male suspect jumped the fence and broke into a couple of storage units. The suspect took the stolen items, tossed them over the fence and climbed the fence to get back to the vehicle. The suspects then fled the scene.

If you have any information about this crime contact Crime Stoppers at 361-888-TIPS (8577) or submit the tip online at www.cctexas.com/crimestoppers.  Information provided to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest, it could earn you a cash reward.

A disturbance call leads officers to the cities latest homicide

Date:  Saturday November 25, 2017 4:54 PM
Location: 7900 Caribou Dr.
Incident: Murder
Case Number: 1711250070

Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to the area of 7900 Caribou Dr. in reference to a disturbance. The call came in from a third party who advised dispatchers she received a call from a female about a fight. Officers arrived and made contact with the 53 year old female suspect. Officers spoke with the suspect and learned that a victim had been shot inside of the residence. Officers checked the house and discovered a 45 year old male deceased in a bedroom. Officers detained the suspect and transported her to the station for questioning. Officers arrested Carla Welch (7-27-1964) and transported her to the City Detention Center. This is still an ongoing investigation so information is limited. If you have any further information please contact investigators at 361-886-2840.