Posted: Sep 27, 2013 9:42 AM by KATC/CS
The following were arrested by the Morgan City Police Department during the last reporting period beginning 09/25/2013:
1. Christine A. Hughes, 30 years of age, Address-Fourth St. Berwick, La. was arrested on 09/26/2013 @ 11:59pm
Charge: Simple Battery; Appearing in Public Intoxicated; Possession of Schedule IV CDS
Officer were dispatched to a Victor II bar in regards to a disturbance. Officers arrived and were advised that a female subject Struck another female inside the bar and was causing a disturbance. Officers located Christine Hughes outside the lounge. Hughes
who appearing intoxicated continued to cause a disturbance despite officers request to cease. She was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking. Upon Ms. Hughes arrest, she was also found to be in possession of Clonazepam, a Schedule IV CDS and was additionally charged. She remains incarcerated awaiting bond.