Posted: Mar 3, 2010 10:50 AM by Rob Kirkpatrick
The following three individuals were arrested 03/02/10 at 9:10pm at 723 Louisiana St. in Morgan City.
Mathew Joseph, 60yoa, Louisiana St. MC
Charges: 1.) Poss. Of Drug paraphernalia, 2.) Poss. Of Crack cocaine, 3.) Poss. Of Marijuana 4.) Keeping a disorderly place 5.) Warrant: District Court-Failure To Appear for Poss. Cocaine
Barry Johnson, 49yoa, Seventh St. MC
Charges: 1.) Poss. Of Cocaine 2.) Poss. Of Drug Paraphernalia
Candice Givens, 36yoa, Emy Lane, Patterson
Charges: 1.) Poss. Of Drug Paraphernalia
Details: Narcotics Detectives with the MCPD obtained a search warrant for 723 Louisiana St. after investigation of narcotics activity in the area. Upon executing the warrant, as Officers made entry, the above subjects were located sitting in the living room around a crack pipe which was sitting on a table still burning with smoke emitting from it. The subjects were detained and a full search was conducted. During the search paraphernalia, marijuana and cocaine was located. The investigation led to the above charges, and the resident, JOSEPH was additionally charged with letting a disorderly place after it was determined the he was allowing his residence to be utilized for narcotics activity.
Bond has not been set on any of the subjects at this time.