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MCPD Arrest Report 11/12/2019

Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 39 calls of service. The following person(s) were arrested as the result beginning on 11/11/2019:

Jordan Granger, 30 years old, Address-Everett St., Morgan City, La., was arrested on 11/11/2019 @ 11:14 A.M. 

Warrants: Theft under $1,000.00
                  Failure to Appear (4 Counts)

Jordan Granger was located at St. Mary Law Enforcement Center and placed under arrest on active warrants held by City Court of Morgan City. He was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration. 

Amber Lee Lovell, 32 years of age, Address-Rose St., Berwick, La., was arrested on 11/11/2019 @ 3:00 P.M. 

Warrants: Failure to Appear (2 Counts)

Amber Lovel was located at the Morgan City Police Department and placed under arrest on active warrants held by the City Court of Morgan City. She was booked and incarcerated. 

Renata Jolene Harris, 39 years of age, Address-Bush St., Morgan City, La., was arrested on 11/11/2019 @ 3:17 P.M. 

Warrants: Contempt of Court
                  Failure to Appear (3 Counts) 

An officer on patrol came into contact with Renata Harris on Highway LA 70 and Victor II Blvd. A warrants check revealed the City Court of Morgan City held active warrants for her arrest. She was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.
taurino flores
Taurino Olivares Flores, 51 years of age, Address-Beadle St., Morgan City, La., was arrested on 11/11/2019 @ 3:46 P.M. 

Charge: Reckless Operation
               Driving while Intoxicated
               Disturbing the Peace Intoxicated

Officers were called to the area of Highway 182 and Florence St. to investigate a two-vehicle crash. When officers arrived on the scene, they came into contact with Taurino Flores. It was learned he was driving in a reckless manner and crashed into a second vehicle. Officers observed he was in an intoxicated condition. Witnesses advised after the crash, Flores caused a disturbance at the scene of the accident prior to the officers arriving. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department. Once at the Morgan City Police Department he was giving an intoxilyzer test. He submitted a breath sample of .231g%. He was booked and incarcerated.  
DAVID HEBERT

David J. Hebert, 35 years of age, Address- Shell Beach Rd, Morgan City, La., was arrested on 11/11/2019 @ 8:15 P.M. 

Charge: Improper Display of License Plate
               Possession Methamphetamine

An officer on patrol observed a traffic violation in the area of Clothilde St. and Highway LA 70. The officer conducted a traffic stop and identified the driver as David J. Hebert. During the traffic stop, David Hebert was found to be in possession of suspected methamphetamine. He was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.

Matthew James Miller, 25 years of age, Address-Marshall St., Morgan City, La., was arrested on 11/11/2019 @ 10:51 P.M. 

Charge: Disturbing the Peace 

Officers were called to a Marshall St. for a disturbance. When officers arrived, they learned Matthew Miller came to the residence causing a disturbance. Officers were able to locate Miller in the area and place him under arrest. He was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.


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MCPD Arrest Report for 11/8/2019

Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 28 calls of service. The following person(s) were arrested as the result beginning on 11/7/2019:
Brandon Randolph
Brandon Anthony Randolph, 22 years of age, Address-Darcy Lane, Franklin, La., was arrest on 11/7/2019 @ 4:52 P.M. 

Warrants- Principal to Attempted First Degree Murder
                  Armed Robbery
                  Armed Robbery with Use of a Firearm

On September 22, 2019, the Morgan City Police Department received a complaint in reference to a shooting in the area of Mallard St. When officers arrived, they learned one victim was shot and transported to an area hospital with a non-life threating gunshot wound. During the course of the investigation, Detectives discovered the victim was shot during the course of an armed robbery. Investigators developed Brandon A. Randolph as a suspect involved in the crime and obtained an arrest warrant. 

On 11/7/2019 Randolph was located at the Franklin Police Department on an active warrant held by Morgan City Police Department. He was placed under arrest and transported back to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration. 

The investigation is continuing and the public is urged to contact the Morgan City Police Department @ (985)380-4605 with any information.

Jamichael D. Bowie, 29 years of age, Address-Highway 182, Morgan City, La., was arrested on 11/7/2019 @ 12:21 A.M. 

Warrant: Failure to Appear

Jamichael D. Bowie was located at the Berwick Police Department and placed under arrest on an active warrant held by the City Court of Morgan City. He was placed under arrest and transported back to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.
Jose Melendez

Jose Angel Melendez-Dazilia. 33 years of age, Address-Sebby Lane, Morgan City, La., was arrested on 11/8/2019 @ 4:49 A.M. 

Warrant: First Degree Murder-Jones County Mississippi

On 11/7/2019 Morgan City Detectives was contacted by Investigators from St. Mary Sheriff's Office in reference to receiving information about Jose Angel Melendez-Dazilla possibly being in the Morgan City Area. Jose Angel Melendez-Dazilla was currently wanted for First Degree Murder in Jones County in Mississippi. Investigators learned of an address on 8th St. in Morgan City Jose Angel Melendez-Dazilla frequently visit.  Investigators from the Morgan City Police Department, St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office and the U.S. Marshal's Office made contact with the residents and learned Jose Angel Melendez-Dazilla had barricaded himself in a closet inside the residence. After a brief standoff, Jose Angel Melendez-Dazilla surrendered. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration pending extradition back to Mississippi. 



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MCPD Arrest Report 11/6/2019

Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 32 calls of service. The following person(s) were arrested as the result beginning on 11/5/2019:
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Ashton K. Ainsworth, 29 years of age, Address-North Holly Road, Labadieville, La. was arrested on 11/5/2019 @ 11:36 A.M. 

Charge: Aggravated Battery 
               Possession of Schedule II-Methamphetamine
               Possession of Marijuana- (1st. Offense) 
               Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
               Violation of Unform CDS Drug- Free Zone 

Officers of the Morgan City Police Department were called to a medical facility on Marguerite St. in reference to a disturbance involving a weapon. The caller was able to give a description of the subject armed with a knife. Officers arrived on the scene and located Ashton K Ainsworth matching the description. He was found in possession of a knife and was detained for further investigation. Officers learned Ainsworth was involved in a domestic disturbance and produced a knife and during the argument cutting a victim on the hand. Ainsworth was placed under arrest. During the arrest process, he was found in possession of suspected methamphetamine, marijuana, and drug paraphernalia. Ainsworth was with in a posted drug-free zone. He was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration. 
Raul Navarez
Raul Miguel Navarez, 57 years of age, Address-Roderick St., Morgan City, La., was placed under arrest on 11/5/2019 @ 12:05 P.M. 

Warrant-Aggravated Battery

The warrant stem from a complaint filed with the Morgan City Police Department on October 28, 2019. The victim advised Raul Navarez committed a battery on them while armed with a knife. A warrant was obtained for his arrest. Ruiz was located at the Morgan City Police Department and placed under arrest. He was booked and incarcerated. 
gregory arceneaux
Gregory Pual Arceneaux, 30 years of age, Address-River Road., Berwick, La., was arrested on 11/5/2019 @ 3:23 P.M. 

Charge: Theft under $1,000.00
               Possession of Schedule II-Methamphetamine

Officers were called to a local business on Highway 182 in reference to a shoplifter. Upon officers arriving, store employes identified Gregory Arceneaux as the person shoplifting. Officers were informed he exited the store and walked to a vehicle in the parking lot. Officers detained Arceneux and during the investigation, it was learned he had stolen numerous times valued at  $191.13. During his arrest, he was found to be in possession of suspected methamphetamine. He was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration. 

Shane Anthony Orgeron, 47 years of age, Address-General Hodges, Morgan City, La., was arrested on 11/5/2019 @ 10:00 P.M. 

Warrant: Disturbing the Peace Fighting

The warrant stem from a complaint filed with the Morgan City Police Department on October 31, 2019. The Morgan City Police Department investigated a complaint of two individuals involved in a fistic encounter. Upon the completion of the officer's investigation, a warrant was obtained for the arrest of Orgeron. 
On 11/5/2019 Orgeron turned himself into the Morgan City Police Department. He was booked and incarcerated.  


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MCPD Arrest Report for 11/11/2019

Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 72-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded 102 to calls for service. The following person(s) were arrested as a result beginning on 11/08/2019:

Gannon Broussard, 29 years of age, Railroad Ave Morgan City, LA was arrested on 11/08/2019 at 5:11 pm

Charge:  Possession of Synthetic Marijuana-1st Offense
                Warrant: CCMC Failure to Appear for Simple Batter
                Warrant: CCMC Failure to Appear for Contempt of Court
                Warrant: CCMC Failure to Appear to pay fine
                Warrant: CCMC Failure to Appear to pay probation fee

An officer came into contact with Broussard in the area of Mount St. and learned that he had several outstanding warrants from City Court of Morgan City.  Broussard was placed under arrest and during a search of his clothing officers located a plastic bag containing suspected synthetic marijuana.  Broussard was booked into the Morgan City Police Department Jail.

Bryanshekaia Harris, 32 years of age, Fifth St. Morgan City, La was arrested on 11/09/2019 at 5:45 am

Charges: Warrant: Theft
                 Warrant: Resisting an officer by giving false information
                 Warrant: CCMC Failure to Appear to Pay fine
                 Warrant: CCMC Contempt of Court

Harris was transferred to the Morgan City Police Department from another facility and booked on Warrants from City Court of Morgan City.

Michael Alvarez, 43 years of age, Beadle St. Morgan City, LA was arrested on 11/09/2019 at 10:21 pm

Charge: Hit and Run Driving

Officers investigating a hit and run at a Hwy 182 Business were able to identify Michael Alvarez as the driver that hit another vehicle and left the scene.  Officers were able to locate Alvarez and match a piece of a broken light to Alvarez's vehicle and placed him under arrest.  Alvarez was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking.

Carlos Miranda Flores, 38 years of age, Shaw Dr. Morgan City , LA was arrested on 11/10/2019 at 9:03 pm
Carlos Flores
Charges: Domestic Abuse Battery (2counts)
                 Domestic Abuse Child Endangerment Law
                 Simple Kidnapping
                 No Drivers License
                 No Child Restraint

Officers were called to a Shaw Dr address due to a disturbance.  As officers arrived they were told by several witnesses that the suspect had just left and were given a description of the vehicle.  Officers were able to stop the vehicle near the scene and identified the driver as Carlos Flores.  During the investigation, it was learned that a disturbance had taken place at the residence and during that time Flores struck a female subject and a child at the residence.  Flores then took the female victim's child from the residence and left.  Flores was placed under arrest, when officers stopped Flores he did not have the child in a proper car seat nor did he have a valid driver's license.  Flores was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking
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MCPD Arrest Report 11/07/2019

Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 47 calls of service. The following person(s) were arrested as the result beginning on 11/6/2019:
joseph young

Joseph Young, 50 years of age, Address-Railroad Ave, Patterson, La., was arrested on 11/6/2019 @ 3:26 P.M. 

Charge: Theft under $1,000.00
               Simple Battery 
               Resisting An Officer
               Unauthorized Entry into an Inhabited Dwelling

Officers were called to a local business on Highway 182 about a shoplifter. When officers arrived, they informed the shoplifter fled on foot. While officers were in the area, they were informed the shoplifter had forced his way into a nearby residence. Officers located the shoplifter, identified as Joseph Young, hiding inside the residence. When officers attempted to arrest Young he began to physically resist officers. Officers were able to secure Young in handcuffs and place him under arrest. The investigation revealed Young had concealed several items valued at $100.00 on his person while in the store. A store employee attempted to stop Young from leaving the store at which time Young committed a battery on the employee before fleeing the store. Young was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.
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Naomi Beth Pitre, 34 years of age, Address-Highway 192, Morgan City, La., was arrest on 11/6/2019 @ 6:43 P.M. 

Charges: Theft under $1,000.00 
                 Possession of Schedule II-Methamphetamine
                 Possession of Schedule V-Xanax

Officers were called to a local business on Seventh St about a shoplifter. Upon officers arriving, they were advised by store employees they witnessed Naomi Pitre concealing merchandise on her person. Upon the officer making contact with Naomi, they found stolen merchandise concealed on her person. She was also found in possession of suspected methamphetamine and Xanax. She was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration. 
courtney schahn

Courtney Marie Schahn, 23 years of age, Address-Arenz St., Morgan City, La., was arrested on 11/6/2019 @ 6:48 P.M. 

Charges: Possession of Schedule I - Heroin
                 Possession of Drug Paraphernalia 
                 Violation of a Drug-Free Zone
                 Illegal use of CDS in the Presence of a Person under 17 years of age
    Jerreon J Granger

Jerron Jamal Granger, 30 years of age, Address-Arenz St., Morgan City, La., was arrested on 11/06/2019 @ 6:48 P.M

Charge: Possession of Drug Paraphernalia  

Detectives with the Morgan City Narcotics Divison executed a search warrant at an Arenz St. residence with the assistance of St. Mary Sheriff's Office Narcotics Division. During the execution of the search warrant, investigators located Courtney Schahn, Jerron J. Granger and a small infant inside the residence.  Investigators located suspected heroin and drug paraphernalia the possession of Schahn. Grander was found to be in possession of suspected drug paraphernalia. The residence was located within a drug-free zone.  Schahn and Granger were placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration. 
larry bernett

Larry Garrett Barnett, 40 years of age, Address-Sixth St., Morgan City, La. was arrested on 11/6/2019 @ 9:01 P.M. 

Charges: Domestic Abuse Child Endangerment 
                 Aggravated Assault 

Officers were called to a Sixth St. residence about a domestic disturbance. When the officer arrived, they learned Larry Barnett had threated the victim with a knife in front of a small child. Bernett was located at the residence and placed under arrest. He was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.  
john washington


John Washington, 64 years of age, Address-Sixth St., Morgan City, La., was arrested on 11/06/2019 @ 10:36 P.M. 

Charge: Possession with the Intent to Distribute Marijuana 

Officers investigating a suspicious person complaint on Mallard St. came into contact with John Washington. During the officer's investigation, Washington was found in possession of suspected marijuana that was packaged for sales. Washington was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration. 

Jill M Parker, 45 years of age, Address-Two Brothers Lane, Morgan City, La., was arrested on 11/7/2019 @ 12:15 A.M. 

Warrants: Possession of Methamphetamine
                  Possession of Drug Paraphernalia 
                  Failure to Appear (3 counts)

Officers came into contact with Jill Parker at a local motel on Highway 182. A warrant check revealed City Court of Morgan City and 16th District Court held active warrants. She was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration
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MCPD Arrest Report 11/5/2019

Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 45 calls of service. The following person(s) were arrested as the result beginning on 11/5/2019:
nathaniel wicks

Nathaniel Lawerence Wicks, 21 years of age, Address-Hiden Acres St., Houma, La., was arrested on 11/4/2019 @ 11:50 A.M.

Charge: Introduction of Contraband into a Penal Institute
Mario Williams Jr
Mario Williams Jr., 20 years of age, Address-Highway 182, Morgan City, La., was arrested on 11/4/2019 @ 11:50 A.M. 

Charge:
Introduction of Contraband into a Penal Institute

The staff at the Morgan City Police Department Correctional Facility conducted a search of the inmate housing facility for contraband. During the investigation, Nathaniel Wicks and Mario Williams Jr. was found in possession of suspected synthetic marijuana and Xanax. The investigation revealed that the contraband had entered to jail during Wicks arrest on 11/3/2019. It was learned the contraband was concealed on Wicks person. Wicks then dispensed some of the contraband to Williams. Both Wicks and Willams Jr. were booked and incarcerated. 
chadwick latiolais

Chadwick Joseph Latiolais, 48 years of age, Address-Marshall St., Vidor, Tx., was arrested on 11/4/2019 @ 5:55 P.M. 

Warrants: Simple Kidnapping
                  False Imprisonment 
                  Possession of Marijuana (1st Offense) 
                  Possession of Schedule II CDS-Methamphetamine
                  Possession of Schedule II CDS-Vyvanse  
                  Possession of Drug Paraphernalia 

On 11/4/2019 the Morgan City received a call of a female screaming for help from a vehicle in the area of Highway 182 and Grizzaffi St. Officers and Detectives responded to the call and began obtaining information on the suspect vehicle. Local and surrounding agencies were notified as investigators discovered the vehicle had traveled east outside the city limits of Morgan City. As the surrounding agencies searched for the vehicle, investigators from the Morgan City Police Department were able to track the movements of the suspect vehicle from numerous area business's surveillance systems eventually discovering that the suspect vehicle had changed its direction of travel and re-entered the city limits of Morgan City. Detectives were able to locate the vehicle and driver at an area motel on Highway 182 and identified the owner as Chadwick J. Latiolais. Based on information received, Investigators were able to locate the adult victim at a location near the motel. Investigators learned that the suspect and victim were familiar with each other. 

The victim advised while outside a local business, Latiolais approached her, and ultimately left the location with her in the vehicle. The victim stated Latiolais refused to let her out of the vehicle and that she physically resisted Latiolais as he drove off. The victim advised she was later able to talk Latiolais into releasing her shortly before police located her.

Investigators obtained a search warrant for Latoilais vehicle and located suspected Marijuana, methamphetamine, and Vyvanse. During the investigation, an arrest warrant was obtained for Latiolais and was booked and incarcerated at the Morgan City Police Department 
Dylan P Matte

Dylan Paul Matte, 27 years of age, Address-Caroline St., Thibodaux, La., was arrested on 11/5/2019 @ 4:00 A.M. 

Warrant: Retain Possession of Lease Merchandise

The warrant stems from a November 4, 2016 complaint file with the Morgan City Police Department. The victim in the case filed charges against Dylan Matte for failing to return lease merchandise in the value of $9,473.11  On 11/5/2019 Matte was transferred from St. Mary Law Enforcement Center for booking and incarceration.
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