Category Archives: Community Outreach

Murder Warrant Issued In The Copper Mountain Homicide Case

Date:  Thursday November 9, 2017 11:32 a.m.
Location: 7022 Copper Mountain Drive
Incident:  Burglary Of Habitation, Murder
Case Number: 1711090038

A warrant for Murder has been issued for Pamela Duhart, 09/03/1974.  The bond for this warrant is $500,000.   This murder warrant is the result on an investigation of an incident that started as a reported burglary of a home in the 7000 block of Copper Mountain Drive on Thursday, November 9, 2017.

Pamela Duhart

              Pamela Duhart,  09/03/1974

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Pamela Duhart, please contact Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477).  Information provided to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest or conviction, it could earn you a cash reward.

 

 

A fight to Occur leads to the Cities Latest Homicide

Date: Saturday, November 18, 2017, 8:17 PM
Location: 1400 18th Street
Incident: Murder
Case Number: 1711180127

Corpus Christi Police Offices were dispatched to the area of 1400 18th Street in reference to a shooting. Officers arrived and advised that CCFD medics were on scene and were treating a 24 year old male victim that had been shot in the torso. Medics transported the victim to Spohn Shoreline where he succumbed to his injuries. Officers learned from witnesses that a fight was to occur at the location. Witnesses stated that a vehicle drove by slowly, fired several shots striking the victim and then drove away. Officers contacted and transported witnesses to the main police station to be interviewed.

Officers investigated and went to the area of 6400 Everhart to contact a possible suspect. Several subjects were contacted at this location and transported to the main police station to be interviewed. Detectives developed enough probable cause to arrest Tyler Farmer (06-30-1995), James Lockhart (12-30-1998) and Gavin Escoto (01-10-1998) for murder and transported them to the City Detention Center. This is still an ongoing investigation and if anyone has any additional information they are asked to contact the police.

PERSON OF INTEREST IN A MURDER CASE

Kevin Lamont Miller is a person of interest in a Murder case.  Officials are attempting to make contact with him for an upcoming murder trial and are seeking help from the public to locate Miller.

Kevin Miller is described as standing 5 feet 8 inches, weighing approximately 215-220 pounds, with short black hair and brown eyes.

If you have any information on the whereabouts of Kevin Miller, please contact Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS (8477).  Information provided to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest or conviction, it could earn you a cash reward.

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OFFENDER WANTED FOR SEXUAL ASSAULT

Corpus Christi Detectives are asking for your help to locate 31-year-old Robert Belhasen (08/29/1986) who has an outstanding warrant ($200,000 Bond) for his arrest.   Belhasen is wanted for Sexual Assault.

 Belhasen is described as a 31-year-old male who stands 5 feet 10 inches tall, weighs approximately 270 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes and is known to wear eye glasses.  Robert Belhasen has been known to reside in Corpus Christi as well as the Ingleside area.

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If you know how to locate Robert Belhasen, call Crime Stoppers at 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.

Detectives need you help identifying this burglar

Date: Saturday, October 7, 2017, 2:58 AM
Location: 5720 Leopard Street
Incident: Burglary of a Building
Case Number: 1710070037

Corpus Christi Police Detectives need your help identifying this suspected burglar. Officers were patrolling and observed a piece of wood securing the front door of the Dollar General had been removed. Officers cleared the building and contacted the manager to review the security footage. A male suspect is observed on camera and making entry in to the store. Once inside he tries to open the cigarette case but was unsuccessful. The suspect walks through the store taking several prepaid cell phones before fleeing the scene. He is described as a tall, thin male. He was wearing a dark short sleeved t-shirt, white Jordan brand shoes and carrying a blue duffle bag with white lettering.

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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.

 

Please be Aware and Don’t become a Victim

Date: Friday, October 27, 2017, 2:13 PM
Location: 13600 Northwest Blvd
Incident: Burglary of a Motor Vehicle
Case Number: 1710270095

Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to the 13600 block of Northwest Blvd. in reference to a burglary of a motor vehicle. Officers arrived and made contact with 43 year old male victim. The victim advised that he went to a bank and withdrew some cash. The victim left and went to a local convenient store. The victim went inside the store and made a purchase, left the store and got into his car. The victim stated that he forgot something and went back inside the store and this time he forgot to lock his door. When he came out of the store this time he noticed that the envelope with his money was gone. Video showed a red Kia Optima pull up to the victims vehicle, a suspect got  inside the victims car, took the envelope and then drove away in the Kia.  The suspect vehicle appears to be a rental car out of Houston. It is unknown, but suspected that the suspects followed the victim from the bank. 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.

Corpus Christi Police Detectives want to remind people to be aware of their surroundings. If you go to the bank and make a withdrawal do not leave the cash unattended in your car. Do not use ATM’s in unlit areas. Try to minimize flashing large amounts of cash. If you feel you are being followed get a description and call the police. With the holiday season approaching it is important to develop good habits to minimize yourself as a victim.

 

CITY HOSTS VEHICLE AUCTION THIS SATURDAY

The City of Corpus Christi will auction 71 cars, trucks, and motorcycles at the Police Vehicle Impound Lot, located at 5485 Greenwood Drive, on Saturday, November 4, 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, November 3, 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

POLICE NEED YOUR HELP TO LOCATE A MISSING PERSON

Date: Wednesday, October 25, 2017
Location: 4800 block of Hamlett
Incident: Missing Person
Case Number: 1710250077

Corpus Christi Police Detectives would like help from the public to locate a missing person.

Jose Garcia was reported missing on October 25, 2017 and may be in need of medical assistance.

Jose is described as a 77-year-old male who stands 5 feet 6 inches tall, weighs about 130 pounds, has white hair, a mustache and brown eyes.

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If you have any information or know the whereabouts of Jose Garcia, please call Corpus Christi Police Department directly at (361) 886-2600.

UPDATE: OFFENDER ARRESTED

Update:  Christopher Garza was arrested on 10/27/2017 by Corpus Christi Police Officers.

Corpus Christi Detectives are asking for your help to locate 38-year-old Christopher Garza (02/05/1979) who has an outstanding warrant (FTA-No Bond) for his arrest.   Garza is wanted for Failure to Appear in court on a criminal case of Continuous Sexual Abuse of a Young Child.

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Garza is described as a 38-year-old male who stands 5 feet 5 inches tall, weighs approximately 130 pounds, has brown hair and brown eyes.

If you know how to locate Christopher Garza, call Crime Stoppers at 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.