Buccaneer Apartments murder suspect arrested

On May 03, 2021 at approximately 8:31 pm Corpus Christi Police Officers were dispatched to the Buccaneer Apartments on the100 block of Buccaneer Drive in reference to a welfare concern. Officers arrived on scene and located a 55-year-old deceased male.

Through investigative techniques, Detectives identified a suspect and brought him in for questioning. On May 05, 2021, 19-year-old Ezekiel Garcia was arrested by Corpus Christi Police Officers and was later transported to the Nueces County Jail and booked on a Murder charge ($100,000 Bond).

This is still an active investigation and if anyone has any additional information, they are urged to contact Homicide Detectives at (361) 886-2840. You may also call Crime Stoppers at 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.