DWI arrest on Hwy 44:

On the morning of Friday, April 11, Corpus Christi Police arrested 48-year-old Shirley Alvarez for driving while intoxicated with an open container of an alcoholic beverage at State Highway 358 and State Highway 44. A Corpus Christi Police Officer saw a silver 2012 Kia Forte drive into a road construction site at 12:12 a.m. while workers were present and the Kia continued to drive through the construction. The Officer stopped the Kia and arrested Shirley Alvarez for driving while intoxicated. The Officer discovered an open container of an alcoholic beverage inside the vehicle with Alvarez. The Officer impounded the vehicle and delivered Alvarez to the city detention center.