Posted: Sep 5, 2013 7:32 AM by Cecilia Stevenson
Updated: Sep 5, 2013 7:39 AM
According to St. Mary Parish Sheriff Mark Hebert, during the last 24 hour reporting period the Sheriff's Office responded to 43 complaints and reports the following arrests:
Rocky Wayne Morgan, II, 27, 7405 Highway 182 Morgan City, LA was arrested on September 4, 2013 at 1:10 pm on a warrant for failure to notify law enforcement of a change of address as a sex offender. Morgan was convicted of carnal knowledge of a juvenile in Assumption Parish in 2008. While conducting a routine sex offender address verification check, a detective learned that Morgan was no longer living at his registered address. The detective obtained information regarding Morgan's whereabouts and with the assistance of Morgan City Police, located him at a local motel. Morgan was transported to the parish jail for booking and incarceration. No bond is set.
Robert Benedict Kelly, 49, 1041 Grace Street, Morgan City, LA was arrested on September 4, 2013 at 3:56 pm on a warrant for failure to register as a sex offender. Kelly was convicted of indecent behavior with juveniles in St. Mary Parish in 2004. Robert failed to comply with state requirements to register as a sex offender. A detective located Robert at a residence on James Street in Morgan City. Kelly was transported to the parish jail for booking and incarceration. No bond is set.