Jul 30, 2014 10:43 AM by PRESS RELEASE
The following were arrested by the Morgan City Police Department during the last reporting period beginning 07/29/2014:
Lucious P. Romero Jr., 39 years of age, Address-Third St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 07/29/2014 @ 4:38pm
Charge: Warrant: Parole Violation
Officers located Lucious Romero Jr. at a Victor II Blvd. business and placed him under arrest on a warrant for Parole Violation. Romero was transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and remains incarcerated.
Bonie Lester, 46 years of age, Address-Houma, La. was arrested on 07/29/2014 @ 7:39pm
Charge: Warrant: Failure to Appear-Stop Sign Violation, Disturbing the Peace
Joseph A. Acosta, 22 years of age, Address-Grove St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 07/29/2014 @ 7:39pm
Charge: Warrant: 16th Judicial District Court-Contempt of Court; Failure to Appear for Careless Operation, Stop Sign Violation
While responding to a complaint of disturbance at a Grove St. address, officers encountered Joseph Acosta and Bonie Lester who were both found to be wanted on outstanding warrants. The subjects were arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where they were booked and incarcerated.
Christin L. Blanchard, 26 years of age, Address-Highway 182 Morgan City, La. was arrested on 07/29/2014 @ 8:29pm
Charge: Warrant: Possession of Marijuana; Possession of Schedule II CDS-Cocaine with the Intent to Distribute; Possession of Schedule I CDS-Marijuana(2nd Offense); Possession of Schedule II CDS-Codeine; Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Detectives with the Morgan City Police Department Narcotics Division began an investigation into narcotics sales from a Highway 182 apartment. Investigators, during that investigation secured a search warrant of the residence. On 07/29/2014, investigators with the Morgan City Police Department with the assistance of the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Department executed a search warrant at the residence. During the subsequent search, Christin Blanchard, the resident was found to be in possession of a Schedule II CDS-Cocaine. Investigators also recovered suspected marijuana, codeine as well as items of drug paraphernalia. Blancahrd, who was wanted on an outstanding warrant, was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where she was booked and incarcerated.
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