Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 33 calls of service. The following person(s) were arrested as the result beginning on 4/14/2020:
Kelly Frederick Lee Jr., 40 years of age, Address-Tiffany St. Hammond, LA., was arrested on 4/14/2020 at 10:39 A.M.
Charge: Theft between $1,000.00 and $5,000.00
Officers were called to a business on Highway 70 about a theft and forgery complaint. During the investigation Kelly F. Lee. Jr. was developed as a suspect. Investigators learned Lee had forged the two of the company’s checks for a total of $4,000.00. Kelly Lee Jr., an employee at the business, was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.
Daniel Ray McNeal, 42 years of age, Address-Halsey St., Morgan City, La., was arrested on 4/14/2020 at 1:49 P.M.
Warrant: Aggravated Second Degree Battery
Officers came into contact with Daniel R. McNeal at a local motel on Highway 182. A warrant check revealed the Morgan City Police Department held an active warrant for his arrest. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department.