MCPD Arrest Report 3/23/2020

Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 80 calls of service. The following person(s) were arrested as the result beginning on 3/20/2020:
Jasmine M Dupont

Jasmine Marie Dupont, 21 years of age, Address- Bayou Black Dr., Gibson, La., was arrested on 3/20/2020 at 3:50 P.M.

Charge: Stop Sign Violation
               View Outward or Inward Through Windshield
               Turn Signal Violation
               Possession of Marijuana (1st Offense)
               Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
               Possession of CDS Sch. IV - Alprazolam
               Possession of Heroin with the Intent to Distribute
               Transactions involving Proceeds from CDS Activity
               Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

An officer observed a traffic violation in the area of U.S. 90 and Martin Luther King Blvd. The officer conducted a traffic stop and identified the driver as Jasmine M. Dupont. During the traffic stop, the officer detected the odor of marijuana emitting from her vehicle. K-9 Dally was deployed around the exterior of the vehicle and indicated the presence of illegal narcotics in the vehicle. Upon officers searching the vehicle officers located suspected marijuana, drug paraphernalia, heroin and $341.00. The suspected heroin had a street value of approximately $1,050.00. Jasmine M. Dupont was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.