Dec 27, 2013 12:06 PM by KATC
The Morgan City Police Department arrested the following during the last reporting period beginning 12/26/2013:
1. Jay P. Aucoin, 36 years of age, Address-Stephensville Rd. Morgan City, Louisiana was arrested on 12/27/2013 @ 1:13am
Charge: Reckless Operation of a Moving Vehicle
Officers were dispatched to the area of Victor II and Marguerite St. in regards to a vehicle being followed by a subject operating a second vehicle. Officers arrived in the area and observed a vehicle which appeared to be chasing a second vehicle. The vehicle was being driven in a reckless manner and in speeds of excess of 60 mph in a 25 mph zone. As officers approached, a female victim stopped her vehicle and flagged down police officers alleging that the driver of the second vehicle began chasing her vehicle after she honked the horn due to the driver pulling in front of her vehicle. She advised the driver of the other vehicle made attempts to run her vehicle off the roadway. The driver of the second vehicle, identified as Jay Aucoin, which officers observed being driven in a reckless manner was detained and placed under arrest. He was transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and incarcerated.