Victoria police charge man in cemetery crash

Man charged with DWI in cemetery crash

VICTORIA, Texas– On Monday, June 1, 2020 Victoria police arrested a 30-year-old man from Corpus Christi with DWI. Police said just before noon the man crashed into a fence and hit several headstones at Resurrection Cemetery, 1007 E. Mockingbird Lane. The suspect was driving a white truck. Officers spotted that truck with the suspect driving recklessly at 1200 N. Navarro St. Police said the truck had damage to the front.

The suspect was taken to the Victoria County Jail. By Monday afternoon workers had cleaned up the cemetery.