Jul 25, 2014 9:51 AM by Morgan City Police Department
The following were arrested by the Morgan City Police Department during the last reporting period beginning 07/24/2014
1. Rodrick Hunter, 22 years of age, Address-Patterson, La. was arrested on 07/24/2014 @ 9:53AM
Charge: Illegal Possession of Stolen Things
Rodrick Hunter was located at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center. He was transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked on the above warrant. According to the affidavit, Hunter is accused of possessing a set of stolen automotive wheels valued at $250.00. Hunter was booked and incarcerated.
2. Donna Peveto, 57 years of age, Address- Houma, La. was arrested on 07/24/2014 @ 11:25AM
Charges: Warrant for Seven Counts of Felony Theft Totaling $633,700.00
On March 25th, 2014 Morgan City Police Detectives Division began an investigation into the misappropriation of funds from a local company. During the course of the investigation detectives learned that Donna Peveto had stolen approximately $633,700.00 dollars in funds. Warrants were prepared for her arrest and she was located at her residence in Houma and escorted to the Morgan City Police Department where she was placed under arrested and booked and held on a $150,000.00 Bond.
3. Timothy Paul, 45 years of age, Address-Morgan City, La. was arrested on 07/25/2014 @ 12:17AM
Charge: Fugitive Failure to Appear
Morgan City Police conducted a traffic stop on Hwy 182 near Seventh St. in Morgan City. During the stop officers came into contact with Timothy Paul. A warrant check was done and it was found that Paul was wanted by the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office for Failure to Appear in Court. Paul was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and incarcerated.
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