Posted: Jul 25, 2013 11:36 AM by KATC(PHOTO COURTESY: MGN ONLINE)
The following were arrested by the Morgan City Police Department during the last reporting period beginning 07/24/2013:
Charges: Domestic Abuse Battery (4th Offense); Child Endangerment (Domestic Abuse)
Officers of the Morgan City Police Department were summoned to a Levee Rd. address regarding a domestic disturbance. Officers arrived to investigate. Officers discovered through statements and physical evidence that Scott Joseph Comeaux had committed a battery on a female inside the residence causing physical injuries. Comeaux, who has previously been charged with domestic abuse battery was arrested. The incident and confrontation occurred in the presence of a small juvenile. The subject Comeaux was transported to the Morgan City Jail where he was booked and incarcerated.
Charge: Second Degree Battery
Charge: Disturbing the Peace by Fighting
Officers were summoned to the area of Grizzaffi Street regarding a fight. Officers arrived in the area and observed a male subject running from the scene and attempting to hide behind a business. Officers located the subject as well as two other subjects in the area. According to witnesses and statements, it was learned that two subjects had been involved in a physical altercation. During the altercation, a subject attempted to intervene to break up the fight and was struck in the face and nose causing injuries which required medical attention. That subject was transported to Teche Regional where he was treated for injuries and released. The subjects involved, identified as Jessica Dinger, Bobby Beard, and William Todd all appeared, according to officers to be in an impaired condition. They were arrested, each were charged accordingly and transported to the Morgan City Jail for booking and incarceration. Once the subjects arrived
at the facility, Jessica Dinger, one of the subjects struck a correctional officer and was additionally charged.
The subjects, Dinger, Beard and Todd remain incarcerated.