On Thursday, May 13, 2021, detectives with the Morgan City Police Department, while conducting an unrelated investigation, discovered information that indicated that a male subject, Devin J. Mayon may have had inappropriate contact through social media platforms with at least one female under the age of 17.
Based on the information, investigators with the Morgan City Police Department began a separate investigation. Devin J. Mayon, 21 years of age, who was, at the time, a correctional employee with the Morgan City Police Department since January 11, 2021, was immediately placed on administrative leave while detectives conducted a thorough investigation.
Based on evidence obtained through the investigation, Devin J. Mayon was terminated from his employment. Detectives determined that the evidence indicated that the alleged internet contact, which had taken place during May 2021 was inappropriate and in violation of the law.
Detectives secured an arrest warrant for Devin J. Mayon. On Wednesday, May 19, 2021, at 14:57 pm, Mayon was booked alleging the following charges- Indecent Behavior with Juvenile(s)-2 Counts, Computer-Aided Solicitation of a Minor- 2 Counts, Pornography Involving Juveniles -10 Counts, with no bond pending a court hearing.