Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded 33 to calls for service. The following person(s) were arrested as a result beginning on 12/30/2019:
Kip Gaspard, 55 years of age, Hwy 70 Belle River,LA was arrested on 12/30/2019 at 8:53 am
Charges: Warrant Simple Assault
Gaspard was arrested placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department from another correctional facility on a warrant for Simple Assault.
The warrant was filed after officers investigated a complaint where Gaspard made threats to physically harm the victim on several occasions.
Marquil Singleton, 19 years of age, Tiffany St. Patterson, LA was arrested on 12/30/2019 at 2:25 pm
Charges: Warrant Possession of Scheduled II-Methamphetamine
Singleton turned himself in to officers at the Morgan City Police Department on outstanding warrants for Possession of Scheduled II. Warrants were filed for his arrest after officers investigated a traffic crash and found suspected methamphetamine in the vehicle. Singleton was booked into the Morgan City Police Department Jail.