On August 19, 2018 at approximately 3:30 pm Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to a residence in the 1700 block of Buford Street after a witness saw a person that they believed to be the suspect from the double homicide that occurred in the 2900 block of Mary Street on 08/17/2018. Officers arrived, set up a safe perimeter around a residence, and then entered the residence. They announced that they had a felony warrant.
As officers entered the residence the suspect, Joe Angel Guerrero (2/27/1989), started to raise a firearm at officers but quickly dropped it. The suspect was taken into custody without incident. Joe Guerrero was arrested for the Capital Murder warrant and additionally charged with Aggravated Assault on a Peace Officer and Felon in Possession of a Firearm.
He was transported to the City Detention Center and booked on the charges. This is still an active investigation and if anyone has any additional information they are urged to contact the police at 886-2840.
You may also 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.
Date: July 30, 2018 2:20 PM
Location: 6100 Pebble Beach
Case #: 1807300086
Corpus Christi Police officers were dispatched to the area of 6100 Pebble Beach in reference to a burglary in progress. Information on the call advised that several witnesses were following the suspects as they were fleeing the scene. An officer arrived and detained one of the suspects who had jewelry and a black hoodie in his possession. Officers were checking the area for the other two male suspects. An officer was flagged down in the area of 4700 Wooldridge by a citizen who advised that she saw a subject run into a back yard. Officers checked the area and located a male suspect, wearing a light blue collared shirt and blue jeans, who appeared to be out of breath on Shea Pkwy near Killarmet. Information was put out that a suspect wearing a grey shirt and dark blue basketball shorts was walking near Everhart and Holly. Officers found the suspect matching the description walking quickly and sweating profusely. All three suspects were detained and transported back to the scene.
Officers contacted the victim of the burglary in the area of 6100 Pebble Beach. The victim advised that she was shocked to find the door to her residence kicked in and her house burglarized. All three suspects were positively identified by witnesses. Officers were also advised that the suspect wearing the light blue collared shirt and jeans threw a gun over a fence on Champions. A handgun was later discovered in a pool in the area of 4600 Champions. Officers arrested Adrian Camacho (4-1-2001), Damon Leija (5-30-2001) and a 16 year old male suspect. Adrian and Damon were transported to the City Detention Center and the juvenile male was transported to the Nueces County Juvenile Justice Center.
This was an excellent example of the community and CCPD working together to catch these three suspects.
Corpus Christi Police Detectives need your help locating this wanted fugitive. Detectives are looking for 31 year old Jeremiah Justice Bryant (10-30-1986). He is wanted for aggravated assault in reference to a shooting that happened in the area of 10600 Larkwood on July 5, 2018.
Jeremiah is 5 feet 9 inches tall weighing 165 pounds. He has brown hair and green eyes. The warrant is for Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon and has a $100,000 bond.
If you have information on his whereabouts contact the police at 361-886-2600. If you would like to remain anonymous call CrimeStoppers at 361-888-TIPS or submit the information online at cctexas.com/crimestoppers. The information you provide to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest, it could earn you a cash reward.
Date: June 27, 2018 11:19PM
Location: 7300 McArdle
Case #: 1806270133
Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to the area of 7300 McArdle in reference to a body wrapped up in a blanket. Officers arrived and contacted the reporting party who showed officers the location of the body. Officers observed a 48 year old female wrapped in a blanket under a tree and some bushes. The responding officers checked the status of the female victim and found that she was deceased. The officers secured the crime scene and called the Criminal Investigations Division. Detectives and officers checked the area and were able to contact a male suspect. The suspect was transported to the main police station for questioning. Detectives questioned the suspect and were able develop enough probable cause to arrest John Smith (11/12/1964) for murder. John Smith was transported to the City Detention Center and booked.
This is still an active investigation and there is no other information to be released at this time. If you have any information about this crime you are asked to contact detectives at 361-886-2840.
Starting Saturday June 23, 2018, Vector control will begin treating standing water throughout the city with larvicide. They will then monitor the mosquito traps across the city and start the process of spraying the adult mosquitoes.
Vector Control is asking the public to help them by taking care of your property. Remember the 5 D’s of Defense:
DEET – Use insect repellent containing DEET.
DRESS – Dress in long sleeves and pants when you’re outside.
DAWN, DAYTIME and DUSK – Dawn, Daytime and Dusk are the times of day when mosquitoes are most active. Avoid being outside during these times of day to prevent bites.
DRAIN – Regularly drain standing water, including water that collects in empty cans, tires, buckets, clogged rain gutters and saucers under potted plants. Mosquitoes breed in stagnant water.
DOCTOR – Consult a physician if you feel sick after being bitten.
Date: 06/17/2018 2:29 PM
Location: 1700 Robin Drive
Offense: Capital Murder
Case Number: 1806170080
Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to a residence in the 1700 block of Robin Dr. in reference to an unconscious child with CPR in progress. The Officers arrived and were informed by CCFD Medics that the 4-year-old male was deceased. Officers observed the child inside the house and saw bruising on his body. Officers immediately secured the scene and detained a 26-year-old female and a 28-year-old male. Detectives were called to the scene and transported the two suspects to the main station to be interviewed. Detectives developed enough probable cause to arrest Amanda Rose Pinon (07-02-1991) and Michael Duty (12-12-1989) for capital murder. Michael Duty was also found to have 2 warrants for his arrest. Both suspects were transported to the City Detention Center and booked on the charges. Two other children that were inside the residence were placed in temporary custody of Child Protective Services. This investigation is ongoing. If anyone has any additional information please contact CCPD detectives at 361-886-2840.
Date: June 04, 2018 1:59AM
Location: 3000 Waldron Rd.
Offense: Aggravated Robbery
Case Number: 1806040009 (1st Degree Felony)
Corpus Christi Police Detectives need your help identifying this suspected armed robber. Officers were called to the 3000 block of Waldron and made contact with the convenience store clerk. The clerk stated that a Hispanic male came into the store with a rifle and demanded the cash drawer. The clerk complied and the suspect took an undisclosed amount of cash and fled the scene.
The suspect was described to be approx. 25-35 years of age, medium height with a large build. He had short hair, tattoos on his right upper arm and left waist area. The clerk was not injured and the suspect was last seen running North on Waldron.
If anyone has any information about this robbery or can identify this suspect, please call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477) 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.
Date: April 15, 2018 10:20 P.M.
Location: 5800 Weber Rd.
Case Number: 1804150124
Corpus Christi Police Detectives need your help identifying this suspected thief. Officers were called when a victim realized that he had left his wallet at the store. He went back and was unable to locate his wallet. The manager accessed the video surveillance and was able to locate the theft. The victim purchased items and let his wallet on the counter. A male suspect in a grey hooded sweatshirt approaches the checkout. He purchases some items and notices the wallet. As he is paying for his items, he grabs the wallet and then leaves the store.
If you recognize this suspect, or have any additional information about this crime, call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS or submit the information online at 888TIPS.com. Crime Stoppers guarantees to keep your identity anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest, it could earn you up to $2,500 dollars in cash.
On May 5, 2018 at approximately 12:57 AM Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to 5800 Kimbrough Dr. in reference to a shooting with injuries. Officers arrived and found a 21 year old male deceased inside the residence. Officers contacted the involved parties and transported them to the main station to be interviewed. The preliminary information is that the deceased male tried to enter the residence through a door. He was unsuccessful and then broke a window gaining entry into the residence. A 23 year old male occupant of the residence fired a weapon striking the deceased several times. At this time no arrests have been made and detectives are in the preliminary stages of the investigation.
Date: May 1, 2018 2:44 P.M.
Location: 200 Blevins St.
Case Number: 1805010095
Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to 200 Blevins St. in reference to a shooting. Upon arrival they discovered that a 45 year old female and a 26 year old female had been shot. Both females were immediately transported to Spohn Shoreline for treatment. Detectives were advised later that the 45 year old female died from her injuries.
Detectives are still investigating and advised that there was a disturbance at the residence involving the two females, who are mother and daughter, at some point during the disturbance the shooting occurred and both females were shot. Detectives interviewed witness and at this time have enough probable cause to charge the 26 year old female with murder. Once she is released from the hospital she will be booked into the City Detention Center.