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Police release photo of vehicle of interest in fatal SPID shooting

Posted at 9:32 AM, Jan 01, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-01 19:13:20-05

The Corpus Christi Police Department has released an image of an SUV they think may be involved in the shooting on Highway 358 and Kostoryz that left one man dead on Saturday.

This photo of the vehicle was posted to the department’s Facebook page as they asked for help in identifying the owner.

Vehicle of interest in the SPID and Kostoryz highway shooting. (CCPD)

The shooting happened on Saturday at around 2:30 a.m. Officers found a white SUV that appeared to have been shot multiple times on South Padre Island Drive near the Kostoryz exit.

A male driver was pronounced dead at the scene. A female passenger was also injured in the shooting and was taken to the hospital.

Police have not said what may have led up to the shooting.

If you have any information, please contact Detective C. Mendez at (361) 886-2881.