All posts by Senior Officer Antonio Contreras

Norvel Victim passes away, Offender arrested on Capital Murder charge

On Tuesday, May 9, 2023, 17-year-old Victor Martinez shot 49-year-old Harold Dilger, while burglarizing his vehicle on the 5900 block of Norvel. Victor Martinez fled the scene prior to the officer’s arrival and the victim was transported to the hospital with life threatening injuries.

Detectives responded to the scene to investigate and on May 10, 2023, Victor Martinez was placed into custody for Aggravated Robbery. Victor was able to bond out on the original charge of Aggravated Robbery on May 20, 2023.

Friday June 2, 2023, Harold passed away due to his injuries and Robbery Homicide Detectives secured a Capital Murder arrest warrant for Victor with a $750,000.00 bond.

United States Marshal Service Gulf Coast Violent Offender & Fugitive Task Force along with the CCPD Crime Reduction Unit were able to locate Victor and place him into custody on the new warrant.

UNITED STATES MARSHAL SERVICE WANTED OFFENDER

The U.S. Marshals Gulf Coast Violent Offenders and Fugitive Task Force, Corpus Christi Office, is seeking assistance in locating 20-year-old fugitive Jose Garcia.

Fugitive Jose Garcia was charged with murder on October 30, 2020. The victim was 14 years old. On October 7, 2021, while on bond fugitive Jose Garcia broke his ankle monitor and has been wanted since then.

It is believed fugitive Jose Garcia whereabouts continue to be in the Corpus Christi area.

The U.S. Marshal elevated this case to Major Case status and is offering a reward up to $5,000.00 for information leading to the arrest of fugitive Jose Garcia.

Fugitive Jose Garcia is described as 5’3” FT and approximately 100 pounds. He has black hair and brown eyes.

If you know how to locate Rios, call Crime Stoppers at (361)888-TIPS (8477) or submit the information online at https://www.p3tips.com/TipForm.aspx?ID=343&C=&T=. The information you provide to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest, it could earn you a cash reward.

You may also contact the Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Fugitives Task Force at (361) 267-6500.

Police need your assistance in identifying aggravated robbery suspect.

Corpus Christi Police Detectives would like your help in identifying a suspect in an Aggravated Robbery Case that occurred on May 1, 2023.

On May 1, 2023, Officers contacted the victim on the 2400 block of Mansheim Blvd. The victim was assaulted and robbed for an undisclosed amount of money.  

If you have any information about this crime or the suspect, please call our Criminal Investigations Division at 361-886-2840.

You may also call Crime Stoppers at 361-888-TIPS or submit the information online at https://www.p3tips.com/TipForm.aspx?ID=343&C=&T=. Information provided to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest, it could earn you a cash reward.

ON SITE AUCTION SALE AND LIVE ONLINE (WEBCAST)

Date: Saturday, May 6, 2023

Time: 10:00 am (gates open at 8:00 am)

Location: 5485 Greenwood

REGISTRATION: visit https://siskauction.hibid.com/ to register and obtain further on-line auction instructions.

VIEWING: Friday, May 5, 2023, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Everyone must be registered and have a bidder number to enter the auction. No purses or backpacks allowed in the auction area. No one under 18 allowed.  This includes after the auction, during pick up times.

Facemasks, face coverings and social distancing strongly encouraged.

92 Cars, Trucks, Motorcycles.

PRACTICE PHYSICAL ASSESSMENT TEST

We are coming to a closing for our 83rd Corpus Christi Police Department Physical Assessment Testing.

We will be hosting the Physical Fitness Test on Tuesday, May 9th at 5:30 pm and Tuesday, May 23rd, 2023, at 5:30 pm for our upcoming CCPD 83rd Police Academy projected to begin September 2023. It’s a great way to gauge your strengths and know what you need to work on to move forward in this process.

The practice test will take place at the main police station (321 John Sartain, Corpus Christi, TX 78401). Applicants will meet us at the gated entrance directly across from Whataburger on the Bay (Water St. side of the building). Check-in time will be between 5:00 pm – 5:30 pm, so we can start promptly at 6:00 pm.

During the practice test, instructors will explain and demonstrate each phase of the physical fitness test. We will also be available to answer any questions you have about any phase of the testing and hiring process. As a bonus for attending the practice test, applicants who successfully complete the course will receive a PAT waiver that will be valid for up to 30 days. That means you will only need to pass the written examination on your scheduled test date.

NUECES COUNTY WANTED SUBJECT

Nueces County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help to locate Paula Garcia who has an outstanding warrant out of Nueces County for Manufacturing/Delivery of a Controlled Substance.

Paula is described as a 37-year-old female, who stands 5’03” feet, weighs approximately 260 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

If you know how to locate Paula, call Crime Stoppers at (361)888-TIPS (8477) or submit the information online at https://www.p3tips.com/TipForm.aspx?ID=343&C=&T=. The information you provide to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest, it could earn you a cash reward.

You may also contact the Nueces County Sheriff’s Office at (361) 887-2239 or (361) 887-2219 after 5:00 pm.

NUECES COUNTY WANTED SUBJECT

Nueces County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help to locate Edgar Arthur Gagnon who has an outstanding warrant out of Nueces County for Intoxication Assault with a Vehicle-Serious Bodily Injury.

Edgar is described as a 36-year-old male, who stands 5’10” feet, weighs approximately 180 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

If you know how to locate Edgar, call Crime Stoppers at (361)888-TIPS (8477) or submit the information online at https://www.p3tips.com/TipForm.aspx?ID=343&C=&T=. The information you provide to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest, it could earn you a cash reward.

You may also contact the Nueces County Sheriff’s Office at (361) 887-2239 or (361) 887-2219 after 5:00 pm.

NUECES COUNTY WANTED SUBJECT

Nueces County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help to locate Alfredo Hinojosa who has an outstanding warrant out of Nueces County for Failure to Appear: Possession of a Controlled Substance. 

Alfredo is described as a 66-year-old male, who stands 5’11” feet, weighs approximately 150 pounds, with gray hair and brown eyes.

If you know how to locate Alfredo, call Crime Stoppers at (361)888-TIPS (8477) or submit the information online at https://www.p3tips.com/TipForm.aspx?ID=343&C=&T=. The information you provide to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest, it could earn you a cash reward.

You may also contact the Nueces County Sheriff’s Office at (361) 887-2239 or (361) 887-2219 after 5:00 pm.

NUECES COUNTY WANTED SUBJECT

Nueces County Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help to locate Emmitt Moraida who has an outstanding warrant out of Nueces County for Motion to revoke Probation: Assault Causes Bodily Injury Family Member. 

Emmitt is described as a 27-year-old male, who stands 5’08” feet, weighs approximately 170 pounds, with black hair and brown eyes.

If you know how to locate Emmitt, call Crime Stoppers at (361)888-TIPS (8477) or submit the information online at https://www.p3tips.com/TipForm.aspx?ID=343&C=&T=. The information you provide to Crime Stoppers is anonymous and if the information leads to an arrest, it could earn you a cash reward.

You may also contact the Nueces County Sheriff’s Office at (361) 887-2239 or (361) 887-2219 after 5:00 pm.