Apr 23, 2014 10:50 AM by PRESS RELEASE
The following were arrested by the Morgan City Police Department during the last reporting period beginning 04/22/2014:
1. Lisa Scully, 47 years of age, Address- Morgan City, La., was arrested on 04/21/2014 @ 11:46AM
Charge: Warrant-Theft Under $300
Morgan City Police Officers went to the 2400 Blk of Pecan St in an attempt to locate Lisa Scully for an outstanding warrant. Officers located Scully and placed her under arrest and she was transported to the Morgan City Police department where she was booked and incarcerated and later released on 692.00 Bond.
According to the warrant and affidavit Lisa Scully went to a local hardware store on April 15th,2014 and was observed on Video Surveillance taking three bags of Miracle Gro Moisturizing Fertilizer valued at $90 without paying for items.
2. James Shields, 32 years of age, Address- Morgan City, La. was arrested on 04/22/2014 @ 4:13PM
Charge- Appearing in Public Intoxicated
Morgan City Police was dispatched to the area of Grizzaffi and Hwy 182 in regards to a male subject that was possibly intoxicated. Upon arrival officers made contact with Shields, upon speaking to him officers detected an odor of an alcoholic beverage upon his breath and person. Shields was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and incarcerated and later released on a $292.00 cash bond.
3. Davida Bias, 30 years of age, Address- Berwick, La. was arrested on 04/22/2014 @ 7:10PM
Charges-Disturbing the Peace
Morgan City Police was dispatched to the area of Federal Ave and Barrow St. in regards to a disturbance. Upon arrival officers learned that Davida Bias was hollering and screaming at subjects in the area. During the disturbance Bias committed a battery on a female victim. Upon completion of the investigation, Bias was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where she was booked and incarcerated and later released on a $984.00 Bond.
4. Courtnie Chenevert, 31 years of age, Address-Morgan City, La. was arrested on 04/22/2014 @ 10:23Pm
Charges: Failure to Use Turn Signal, Switched License Plate,
No Registration, No Vehicle Insurance
A Morgan City Police Officer observed a vehicle being driven by Chenevert fail to use a turn signal. Officer conducted a traffic stop. Upon speaking to Chenevert it was found that the vehicle she was operating had a switched license Plate and she also did not have the registration for the vehicle or had proof of liability insurance. Chenervert was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where she was booked and incarcerated and later released on a $884.00 Bond.
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