Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 20-calls of service. The following person(s) were arrested as the result beginning on 2/8/2021
Bryson Bias, 30 years of age, Address-Orange St., Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 2/8/2021 at 12:38 A.M.
Possession of a Firearm By A Person Convicted of Certain Felonies
Firearm Free Zone
Possession of Marijuana (2 Offense)
Violation of Uniform CDS Laws-Drug Free Zone
Resisting an Officer
Battery on an Officer
Aggravated Assualt with a Firearm
Failure to Appear (6 counts) 6th Ward Court
Contempt of Court- 6th Ward Court
Officers were called to a Garber St. Address located with the Morgan City Housing Authority property for an individual who assaulted a person with a firearm. Upon the officer’s arrival, they learned Bryson Bias had assaulted the victim with a rifle. Officers located Bryson Bias as he exited a vehicle in the area. A warrant check revealed the 6th Ward Court in Morgan City held active warrants for his arrest. Officers attempted to place Bryson Bias under arrest, but he began to resist officers and attempted to strike officers with a closed fist. After a brief struggle, Bryson Bias was secured in handcuffs. Officers located a 9mm rifle with a high capacity magazine modified with a bump stock in Bias’s vehicle along with suspected marijuana. A computer check revealed Bryson Bias was convicted of certain felonies that prohibited him from possessing the firearm. He was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking. Upon arriving at the Morgan City Police Department, Bryson Bias spit in the officer’s face. He was additionally charged and booked into the Morgan City Police Department.
Robert Gould Jr., 22 years of age, Address-Francis Drive, Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 2/8/2021 at 4:53 P.M.
Failure to Appear