Occurred on 11/13/11, 02:52 a.m. Aggravated Assault 3049 Greenwood 1111130032
Officers responded to the Whataburger located at 2424 Baldwin and contacted a 33-year-old female who told Officers she had been shot in the area of 3000 Greenwood.
The victim and the three other female passengers in the her vehicle told Officers they were meeting up with a friend when she failed to make a turn. The victim pulled into the Lone Star parking lot and made a u-turn when they observed a Hispanic female yelling at them.
The female was standing in front of a residence at 3049 Greenwood and accompanied by a Hispanic male who handed her a firearm. The female then pointed the firearm and shot at the victim’s vehicle striking the driver.
The victim sustained a small puncture wound to her face and transported to Spohn Memorial.
The female suspect is described as a small built Hispanic female about 25 to 35 years of age. She was last seen wearing a t-shirt with shorts. No additional suspect description available on the male at this time.
The shooting remains an active and ongoing investigation. Anyone having any information regarding this crime is encouraged to call Crime Stoppers at 888-TIPS or the Corpus Christi Police Department Homicide/Robbery Bureau at 361-886-2841.
On November 22, 2011, Detectives with the Corpus Christi Police Department Homicide/Robbery Bureau and Patrol Officers served a search warrant at 3049 Greenwood Drive. During the search, the weapon used in the shooting was located inside the residence.
Further investigation revealed Arturo Villarreal (01/09/49) and Maria Antonio Ramirez (01/10/71) were responsible for the shooting in which the 33-year-old victim sustained facial injuries and treated at Spohn Memorial.
Detective R. Torres filed Aggravated Assault charges on both Villarreal and Ramirez with the Nueces County District Attorney’s Office who issued arrest warrants on November 30, 2011. Both warrants had a bond of $50,000.
On December 1, 2011, the Gulf Coast Violent Offenders & Fugitive Task Force arrested Arturo Villarreal at 3049 Greenwood Drive, while the shooter Maria Antonia Ramirez was arrested at 1200 Rocklawn Drive.