May 8, 2014 11:45 AM by PRESS RELEASE
The following persons were arrested by the Morgan City Police Department during the last reporting period beginning 05/07/2014:
Joseph P. Percle, 27 years of age, Address-Highway 182 Morgan City, La. was arrested on 05/07/2014 @ 9:33am
Charge: Warrant: Aggravated Assault Domestic Abuse; Disturbing the Peace
A patrolling officer located Joseph Percle on Highway 90 and placed him under arrest on outstanding warrants for the Morgan City Police Department. The warrant stemmed from an incident at a Highway 182 apartment complex reported to the Morgan City Police Department in which Percle was alleged to have attempted to attack a subject during a domestic dispute with a knife. The other subject, William Davis had previously been arrested and charged in the incident. Joseph Percle, according to investigative reports was injured in the incident after being struck with a stick and received medical treatment. He was arrested, transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and remains incarcerated. There are no other arrests expected.
Tyler J. Aucoin, 25 years of age, Address-Federal Ave. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 05/07/2014 @ 9:02pm
Charge: Possession of Schedule I CDS-Marijuana
Albert R. Soto, 54 years of age, Address-Federal Ave. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 05/07/2014 @ 9:02pm
Charge: Resisting an Officer by Giving False Information; Stop Sign Violation; Operating a Vehicle with a Suspended Drivers License
A patrolling officer observed a vehicle failed to yield at a stop sign in the area of Onstead St. and Federal Ave. and stopped the vehicle to investigate. The driver of the vehicle, Albert Soto attempted to conceal his true identity from officers. The officer was able to obtain his true identity and learned that Soto was operating a vehicle with a suspended drivers license. He was arrested. A passenger in the vehicle, Tyler J. Aucoin was found to be in possession of a Schedule I CDS-Marijuana and was also arrested. Both were transported to the Morgan City Police Department where they were booked and incarcerted.
Michael L. Guidry, 45 years of age, Address-Willard St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 05/07/2014 @ 11:22pm
Charge: Operating a Vehicle with a Suspended Drivers License; Operating a Vehicle While Intoxicated; Failure to Signal Turn
A patrolling officer observed a vehicle failing to signal a turn in the area of Willard St. and Seventh St. and stopped the vehicle to investigate. The driver, Michael Guidry was found to be operating a vehicle with a suspended drivers license. He was arrested. Guidry, who exhibited signs of impairment was given a field sobriety test in which he failed. He was transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he submitted to an Intoxilyzer 5000 test results being .209g%. He was booked and incarcerated.
Robert L. Mulligan, 61 years of age, Address-Amelia, La. was arrested on 05/08/2014 @ 3:47am
Charge: Warrant: Probation Violation; Warrant: Failure to Pay Fine-Disturbing the Peace (2 Counts)
An officer observed Robert Mulligan in the area of Ditch Ave. and was aware of an outstanding warrant for his arrest. Mulligan was detained and placed under arrest on the outstanding warrants. He was transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and incarcerated.