The Texas Rangers arrested Jose Alfredo Saldana in San Antonio on Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013 on a murder warrant out of Nueces County.
Officers were dispatched for a man down at 2751 S. Port Avenue and found a 52-year-old man lying in the parking lot. He was taken to Spohn Memorial where he succumbed to his injuries on Sunday, Oct. 6. Detectives with the Robbery/Homicide Division obtained the murder warrant for Saldana.
With the assistance of the Texas Rangers, Saldana was arrested in San Antonio on Wednesday and booked into the Bexar County Jail. He was transported back to Corpus Christi by Detectives and booked into the City Detention Center late Wednesday evening.
This is the 14th Criminal Homicide for 2013 in Corpus Christi.