Jan 9, 2014 2:15 PM by Sara Donchey
CORPUS CHRISTI - Dozens of local law enforcement officers and federal agents descended upon a Flour Bluff home this morning in search of weapons and possible bomb making materials.
Police said the raid on the home at 953 Brambling Circle had been planned since yesterday afternoon.
Corpus Christi Police, the bomb squad and agents from the ATF and FBI served what was deemed a "high-risk" search warrant after a man living at the home complained that his roommate threatened to shoot him.
Officers arrested 49-year-old David Michael McDonald for aggravated assault.
They also seized several guns from the home, though they would not elaborate on how many or what kind. A senior SWAT member could not comment on whether the weapons are legal.
Officers said that there were no immediate signs of bombs or bomb making materials in the home, but explained that the bomb squad would remain at the scene to continue a search.
Neighbors in the area explained they weren't surprised to see the police activity; they described McDonald as a "recluse" and "strange," though no one admitted to knowing him well.
Officers said McDonald could face additional charges once the investigation was complete.
3 hours ago
Do you have a tip, information about a breaking news story, or a story idea for 6 Investigates? Contact the KRIS 6 News Desk at 361-884-6666 or send us an email.
Send us your feedback. We want to hear from you!
Look at photos and videos and share them!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Website
Get KRISTV.com on your mobile or PDA!
|KRISTV.COM Mobile Apps
Get our mobile apps on your mobile or PDA!
See the latest winning numbers!
|6 News Team
Read about your favorite KRIS-TV personalities!
|FCC Online Public File
FCC Public File of Records, Reports, and more