Patrol Report 07/08/2016

The Corpus Christi Police Department responded to 1051 calls for service and generated 253  reports for formal criminal complaints from 7:00 a.m. July 7 to 7:00 a.m. on July 8, 2016. These are samples of the criminal complaints filed by the Corpus Christi Police for that time period.


Date: 07/08/2016    1:05 AM
Location: 1800 Baldwin Boulevard
Offense: Intoxicated Manslaughter
P.C.  49.08      Second Degree Felony

Case Number: 1607080008
Corpus Christi Police arrested a man for intoxicated manslaughter after he crashed his vehicle into a utility pole injuring his girlfriend and killing her unborn child.

The crash investigation determined that the driver of a 2008 Nissan Sentra was traveling on Baldwin Boulevard near Riggan Street when he lost control of his vehicle and struck a utility pole.  Also in the vehicle was his 16 year old pregnant girlfriend.  She was injured in the crash and transported to Spohn Memorial Hospital by CCFD EMS.

Hospital staff told Officers that the female appeared to be 35 weeks pregnant and the unborn child did not show any signs of life.

After an investigation, Officers determined that the driver of the Nissan, Michael Lee (09/11/1998), was intoxicated.  He was arrested for intoxicated manslaughter.


Date: 07/07/2016    11:20 PM
Location: 3400 Brawner Parkway
Offense: Aggravated Assault
P.C.  22.02      Second Degree Felony

Case Number: 1607080001
Corpus Christi Police arrested a male after he made threats to another man while armed with a knife.

A 48 year old male victim told Officers that he was sleeping outside of his home, located in the 3400 block of Brawner Parkway, because his electricity was out. The victim said that he was awoken by a man, armed with a knife, yelling at him.

The victim was able to run inside his home before he was injured.

Officer located the suspect, Willie Hernandez (09/23/1998), and they arrested him for aggravated assault.  Officers also located the knife they believe the suspect used to threaten the victim.


Date: 07/08/2016    12:50 AM
Location: 4900 Dusty Dawn Road
Offense: Minor in Possession of Alcohol
A.B.C.  106.04   Class C Misdemeanor

Case Number: 1607080009
Corpus Christi Police issued 51 minor in possession of alcohol citations, 34 minor consuming alcohol citations, 17 inducing curfew violations after breaking up a loud party at a home in the 4900 block of Dusty Dawn Road.

Officers arrived after complaints of juveniles drinking and being loud were made by neighbors. Officers found nearly 150 people inside the home with alcohol and marijuana present. Most of the people inside were under the age of 17.

After issuing all of the citations, parents of the juveniles were contacted to pick up their children.

Two men that lived at the home, James Recio (08/24/1998), and Micheal Thomas Recio (06/05/1999), were arrested for inducing curfew, possession of marijuana, unlawful restraint, and selling alcohol without a permit.



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