Jun 24, 2013 10:50 AM by KATC
The following are person(s) arrested by the Morgan City Police Department during the last reporting period beginning 06/21/2013:
Joel Michael Smith, 38 years of age, Address-Compton, California was arrested on 06/21/2013 @ 10:44 pm Charge: Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia; Possession of Alcoholic Beverage in Motor Vehicle.
Nigel Mensah Smith, 32 years of age, Address-Aristile Rd. Bayou L'Lourse, Louisiana was arrested on 06/231/2013 @ 10:44 Charge: Possession of Alcoholic Beverage in Motor Vehicle Officers of the Morgan City Police Department observed a vehicle blocking the roadway near the intersection of General MacArthur and Federal Ave. Upon coming into contact with the occupants, Joel and Nigel Smith, officers discovered that the subjects possessed
open containers of alcoholic beverage inside the vehicle. Also located in the vehicle, was a substance believed to be marijuana, a Schedule I CDS and items of paraphernalia. Both subjects were arrested, cuffed and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where they were booked and incarcerated on the above listed charges.
Jesus Alonzo, 29 years of age, Address-Onstead Street in Morgan City, Louisiana was arrested on 06/22/2013 @ 3:09am Charge: Appearing in Public in an Intoxicated Condition Officers received a complaint of a subject sleeping in a parked vehicle near the intersection of Roderick Street and Highway 182. Officers located an occupant of the vehicle, Jesus Alonzo who appeared highly intoxicated. Mr. Alonzo was arrested cuffed and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked on the above listed charges.
Douglas W. Gray, 51 years of age, Address-Francis St. Berwick, Louisiana was arrested on 06/22/2013 @ 11:30 am Charge: Operating a Vehicle with a Suspended Drivers License, No Brake Lights, No Motor Vehicle Insurance. An Officer with the Morgan City Police Department observed a suspicious vehicle traveling near the intersection of Fir Street and Fig Street in Morgan City. Officers detained the vehicle for investigation and came into contact with the driver, Douglas Gray. Mr. Gray was found
to be operating a vehicle with a suspended drivers license. Mr. Grays vehicle was found not to have the proper liability insurance nor functioning brake lights. Mr. Douglas Gray was arrested, transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked on the above listed charges. He was released after posting a cash bond.
Robert Michael Gasek, 56 years of age, Address-Clements St. Morgan City, Louisiana was arrested on 06/23/2013 @ 3:25am Charge: Appearing in Public Intoxicated Officers patrolling the downtown area observed a subject lying on the sidewalk near the intersection of Railroad Avenue and First Street.
Officers identified the subject as Michael Gasek, who according to reports, appeared highly intoxicated. He was arrested, cuffed and
transported to the Morgan City Jail where he was booked and incarcerated on the above listed charge.
Kevin Burnell Jones, 43 years of age, Address-Joseph Street Morgan City, Louisiana was arrested on 06/23/2013 @ 9:09pm. Charge: Warrant: Failure to Appear: Driving Under Suspension Mr. Jones came to the Morgan City Police Department to meet with officers in an unrelated matter. Jones was discovered to be wanted for an outstanding warrant for the above listed charge of Failure to Appear for Driving Under Suspension. He was booked and released after posting a cash bond.