Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 72-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 102-calls of service. The following person(s) were arrested as the result beginning on 3/5/2021.
Bryson Anthony Scully, 20 years of age, Address-Victor II Blvd, Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 3/5/2021 at 8:28 A.M.
Possession with the Intent to Distribute Schedule I CDS – Marijuana
Violation of Uniform CDS Laws-Drug Free Zone
Transaction Involving Proceeds from Drug Activity
Contributing to the Delinquency of a Juvenile
Possession of CDS in the presence of a Minor
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
On Friday, March 5, 2021, Investigators with the Morgan City Police Department Narcotics Division executed a search warrant at the residence of Byson A. Scully located on Victor II BLVD. in Morgan City. During the search, investigators located a large amount of marijuana, drug paraphernalia, along with other edibles items containing THC. Investigators learned the marijuana was for sale and seized a large sum of money from the home which was suspected proceeds derived from drug transactions. There were two minor children in the presence of the suspect illegal narcotics at the time of the search warrant. Bryson Scully was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.
Traville Boutte, 37 years of age, Address-Lena St., Lafayette, LA., was arrested on 3/6/2021 at 6:01 P.M.
The Morgan City Police Department received a complaint on March 6, 2021, about Traville Boutte inappropriately touching a juvenile victim under 17 years old. During the investigation, an arrest warrant was obtained by Detectives with the Morgan City Police Department for Traville Boutte. He was placed under arrest and incarcerated at the Morgan City Police Department.
Myles Anthony Morgan, 33 years of age, Address-Front St., Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 3/6/2021 at 3:43 P.M.
Failure to Appear for Pay Fine (6 Counts) -6th Ward Court
Justin Clarence Lovell, 27 years of age, Address-Joey St., Patterson, LA., was arrested on 3/7/2021 at 3:57 P.M.
Failure to Appear to Pay Fine -6th Ward Court
Gordon Chris Helman, 51 years of age, Address-Belanger St., Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 3/7/2021 at 3:45 P.M.
Failure to Appear for Trial
Contempt of Court-Failure to Pay Probation Free -6th Ward Court
Keith M. Landry, 55 years of age Address-Cyril St., Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 3/7/2021 at 10:32 P.M.
Improper Lane Usage
Driving While Intoxicated -1st Offense
Possession of Schedule I CDS-Marijuana-1st Offense
The Morgan City Police Department received a complaint of a possible impaired driver on LA Highway 70. Officers located the vehicle matching the description and also observed a traffic violation. Officers conducted a traffic stop, and the driver was identified as Keith M. Landry. During the traffic stop, the officers suspected driver impairment and located suspected marijuana in his possession. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for an additional test. Once at the Morgan City Police Department, he submitted a breath sample of 0.179g%. He was booked and incarcerated at the Morgan City Police Department.