Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 96-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 156-calls of service. The following person(s) were arrested as the result beginning on 5/28/2021.
Jerry M Martin, 29 years of age, Address-Schriever, LA., was arrested on 5/28/2021 at 12:45 P.M.
Fugitive-Terrebonne Sheriff’s Office
Trevor Joseph Landry, 21 years of age, Address-Highway 182, Franklin, LA., was arrested on 5/29/2021 at 1:29 P.M.
Possession of Schedule I CDS (Marijuana 2nd Offense)
Operating A vehicle with a Suspended Driver’s License
Nicholas Anthony Gamble, 41 years of age, Address-Jupiter St., Bayou Vista, LA., was arrested on 5/30/2021 at 9:54 P.M.
Resisting an Officer
Aggravated Second Degree Battery
Officers were called to the 1400 block of Federal Ave. for a disturbance where someone was cut with an edged weapon on Saturday evening, May 29, 2021. Upon the officer’s arrival, they were advised by witness Nicholas Gamble had struck the victim in the hand with a machete. The victim was transported to a medical facility for treatment. After officers were unable to locate Nicholas Gamble, a warrant was obtained for his arrest. On the morning of May 30, 2021, the Morgan City Police Department received a tip that Nicholas Gamble was walking in the area of Fourth St. Upon officers arriving, Nicholas Gamble fled on foot. After a brief foot chase, Nicholas Gable was taken into custody. He was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.
Aalyha Morreal Ward, 24 years of age, Address-Orange St., Morgan City, LA., was arrested 5/30/2021 at 2:44 P.M.
Dawn Rumore Height, 52 years of age, Address-Railroad Ave., Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 5/30/2021 at 4:51 P.M.
Theft under $1,000.00
Criminal Damage to Property
Entry on or Remaining in Places or on Land After Forbidden
Paul Miguel Navarez, 58 years of age, Address-Fifth St., Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 5/31/2021 at 2:47 P.M.