Sep 2, 2014 11:14 AM
The following persons were arrested by the Morgan City Police Department during the last reporting period beginning 09/01/2014:
Brandon T. Kent, 26 years of age, Address-Short St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 09/01/2014 @ 8:12am
Charge: Warrant: Failure to Pay Probation Fee; Warrant: Probation Violation.
Officers responded to a disturbance at a residence located in the 200 block of Chennault St. and upon arrival located Brandon Kent. Kent was discovered to be wanted on outstanding warrants for the Sixth Ward Court of Morgan City, La. Kent was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and incarcerated.
Kaylee M. Payne, 18 years of age, Address-Freret St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 09/01/2014 @ 8:52am
Charge: Disturbing the Peace; Resisting an Officer; Battery of a Police Officer; Possession of Schedule I CDS-Synthetic Marijuana Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Officers were dispatched to a Freret St. residence regarding a disturbance. Officers arrived to encounter a female, Kaylee Payne who was screaming, causing a disturbance and using profanities. The subject was removed from the residence by officers at the request of the owner. A short time later, Payne returned to the residence and again, began to cause a disturbance. As officers intervened, Payne, according to reports struck the officer in the face as he attempted to place her in handcuffs. Payne was restrained and placed in the rear of a police unit. Payne continued to resist and attempted to break free of her restraints and leave the scene. The subject was transported to the Morgan City Police Department and had to be escorted to a holding cell due to her combative and uncooperative actions. Payne was searched by jail personnel and found to possess suspected synthetic marijuana as well as items of paraphernalia in her clothing. Payne was booked and remains incarcerated with a bond of $7,500.00.
Jeremy D. Williams, 33 years of age, Address-Ninth St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 09/01/2014 @ 1:38pm
Charge: Failure to Signal Turn, Possession of Schedule II CDS-Crack Cocaine (Fifth Offense); No Motor Vehicle Insurance.
A patrolliing officer observed a suspicious vehicle in the area of Marguerite St. and observed the vehicle fail to signal a turn. The officer stopped the vehicle to speak with the driver, Jeremy Williams. Williams was found to be operating a vehicle with no liability insurance as required. Officers also discovered suspected crack cocaine in plain view inside the vehicle and recovered it. Upon a further search, additional pieces of suspected crack cocaine were located. Jeremy Williams was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and incarcerated.
Donnie Smith, 45 years of age, Address-Freret St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 09/01/2014 @ 9:01pm
Charge: Theft by Shoplifting(Value $9.38); Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Officers were dispatched to a Highway 182 supermarket in regards to a shoplifter. Officers arrived to learn that a subject, Donnie Smith was suspected of concealing food items in his pants and was attempting to leave the store. The officer detained Smith as he was attempting to leave the store for questioning. Upon further investigation, the item valued at $9.38 which the subject had concealed in his pants was recovered by officers. Also located was a pipe commonly used to consume illegal narcotics. Smith was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and incarcerated.
Terrell V. Bullock, 21 years of age, Address-Seventh St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 09/02/2014 @ 1:05am
Charge: Simple Robbery
Officers were dispatched to the area of Federal Ave. and Greenwood St. in regards to a robbery. Officers arrived to locate a victim who reported to officers that Terrell Bullock, an aquaintance of the victim had robbed the victim of money. The victim stated that Bullock pushed him against a structure in a threatening manner, demanding money from the victim. The victim reportedly surrendered $10.00 to the suspect who fled the scene. Officers located the suspect in the area a short time later. Terrell Bullock was identified as the suspect and the money was recovered. Bullock was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and incarcerated.
Devon E. Marsh, 22 years of age, Address-Ciro St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 09/02/2014 @ 12:20pm
Charge: Hit & Run Driving; Careless Operation; Operating a Vehicle with a Suspended Drivers License
Officers were dispatched to an Arizona St. residence regarding a Hit & Run accident. Officers arrived in the area to discovered several garbage cans scattered about the street and several mail boxes damaged. Officers learned from witnesses that Devon Marsh had reportedly became involved in a verbal altercationw ith another subject at that location. During the disturbance, Marsh reportedly sped away from the scene driving his vehicle striking several mail boxes and garbage cans in the area. Officers contacted the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Department who located Marsh at his residence. Devon Marsh came to the Morgan City Police Department in regards to the incident to speak with officers. As a result of the evidence and witness statements, Marsh was arrested for the accident. His drivers license was also found to be suspended. He was booked and released after posting a bond of $1,214.00.
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