CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — 32-year-old Elise Tamez, an officer with the Corpus Christi Police Department, was arrested for DWI around 8 p.m. Sunday after a minor car accident on private property on Carroll Lane and SPID.
Police said Tamez, a probationary officer, was off duty at the time of her arrest. She was a recent graduate and had only recently joined the force.
Tamez was booked into the Nueces County Jail on a DWI charge and on Monday morning she was fired by the police department.
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