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Corpus Christi officer shot ‘multiple times’ in broad daylight – Riverside, California

Riverside, California 2021-08-04 20:59:10 –

Corpus Christi police are searching for a man suspected of being shot by a police officer.

Around 2 pm on Wednesday, police responded to the uproar at Weber Road’s 5900 block.

19-year-old Joshua Powell is sought after by Corpus Christi police and is considered armed and dangerous. He is described as 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 155 pounds.

One of the subjects shot a police officer and attacked one of them multiple times. Police officers were seriously injured, according to a news release.

The department identified the police officer as senior police officer Manuel Dominguez. Dominguez is being treated at a local hospital and is in a stable condition.

Dominguez has been working in this department for 20 years.

Mayor Paulette Guajard issued a statement late in the afternoon at a briefing on the city’s COVID-19 vaccination efforts.

Corpus Christi police and members of the SWAT team answered the call at 5900 blocks on Webber Road. There, officer Manuel Dominguez was shot by a suspect. Wednesday, August 4, 2021. Dominguez was treated at a local hospital and was in a stable condition.

“I was relieved to hear that he was in a stable condition and I hope he will recover quickly,” Guajardo said. “The suspect is still unresolved and is currently under investigation. Please contact CCPD if you have any information to resolve this case.”

The suspect, 20-year-old Joshua Powell, is considered armed and dangerous. He is described as standing at a height of 5 feet, 8 inches, and a weight of 155 pounds.

Powell’s state-wide blue alert was issued by the Texas Department of Public Safety on Wednesday at 6:30 pm.

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