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Decision to Steal Beer Leads to Discovery of Fugitive

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FROM THE CORPUS CHRISTI POLICE DEPARTMENT -

August 9, 2012 8:12pm          4100 Ayers     Theft/Warrants

CCPD Officers were dispatched to a convenience store to investigate a theft of beer that had just occurred. Before officers could arrive, Officers from the Corpus Christi Independent School District Police Department advised that they had stopped a vehicle at 2700 Zamora driving at a high rate of speed with its lights turned off.  Inside the vehicle was the driver and sole occupant Crystal Pena, 23, and an 18 pack of Bud Light.

The suspect was positively identified by the store clerk who stated that the suspect almost drove into the pumps and customers as she fled the scene. Crystal Pena was also discovered to have two active warrants for her arrest.

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