At approximately 8:50 am this morning, Jezabel and Zaylee Zamora were located safely at a residence on the 6400 block of Weber. Jezabel and Zaylee have since been reunited with their family.

The arrests of Kristian Garcia and Rodrick Garcia, along with the recovery of Jezabel and Zaylee Zamora were the direct result of countless hours of diligent investigation and teamwork with our federal counterparts.

Kristian Garcia was taken into police custody at approximately 9:00 am on several outstanding warrants for: Murder ($1,000,000 Bond), Aggravated Robbery ($100,000 bond), and two counts of Aggravated Kidnapping.  Kristian Garcia will be transported to the City Detention Center for processing.

Rodrick Garcia was arrested at approximately 2:00 pm on June 09, 2021 on the 5100 block of Flynn Parkway.  Rodrick was charged with the following outstanding warrants: Kidnapping ($100,000 Bond) and two additional warrants out of Victoria County for Possession of Controlled Substance Penalty Group 1 and Possession of Controlled Substance Penalty Group 2.

We want to thank our Investigators with the Family Violence and Homicide/Robbery Sections of our Criminal Investigations Division, Officers with our Patrol Division, Gang Unit, SWAT Unit, HNT Unit and Organized Crime Unit.  We also want to thank our Federal counterparts with FBI Corpus Christi, FBI Houston, FBI San Antonio, National Center for Missing and Exploited Children and US Marshal Violent Offender Fugitive Task Force.

Lastly, we want to thank the community and media for their assistance.  Your efforts in bringing awareness and remaining observant were crucial in safely locating Jezabel and Zaylee.

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