SEVERE WX : Flood Warning View Alerts

Morgan City Police Department Daily Arrest Report January 19, 2021

Morgan City Police Department Daily Arrest Report January 19, 2021

Posted: Jan 19, 2021 12:15 PM

Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 96-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 29-calls of service. The following person(s) were arrested as the result beginning on 1/15/2021

Gerron Deshawn Skipper, 32 years of age, Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 1/15/2021 at 9:05 A.M.

Warrant:
Failure to Appear

Gerron D. Skipper was transferred from the Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office Detention Center and booked on an active warrant held by the City Court of Morgan City. He was incarcerated at the Morgan City Police Department.
lucille may gussman
Lucille May Gussman, 40 years of age, Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 1/15/2021 at 1:50 P.M.

Charge:
Unauthorized Use of a Motor Vehicle
Domestic Abuse Battery
Resisting An Officer

Officers were called to a Franklin St. address for a report of a stolen vehicle. Upon the officer's arrival, they learned Lucille Gussman committed a domestic battery on an individual and left the address in a family member's vehicle without permission. She was later located walking away from the vehicle on LA Highway 70 and placed under arrest. During the arrest, she pulled away from arresting officers. She was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.
christopher Seymore
Christopher Darnell Seymore, 46 years of age, Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 1/16/2021 at 1:44 A.M.

Charge:
Turning Movements and Required Signals
Resisting an Officer
Possession of Schedule I CDS-Marijuana
Possession of Schedule I CDS-MDMA
Possession of Schedule II CDS-Methamphetamine
Possession of Schedule II CDS-Cocaine

An officer was on patrol and observed a traffic violation in the area of Highway 182. A traffic stop was conducted, and the driver was identified as Christopher D. Seymore. During the traffic stop, Seymore fled from officers on foot. Officers were able to capture Seymore and place him under arrest after a brief foot chase. During the arrest, he was found in possession of suspected Marijuana, MDMA, Methamphetamine, and Cocaine. He was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.
shane granger
Shane Joseph Granger, 33 years of age,  Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 1/16/2021 at 11:24 P.M.

Charge:
Theft under $1,000.00
Flight from an Officer
buster henry jr
Buster L. Henry Jr., 32 years age, Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 1/16/2021 at 11:24 P.M.

Charge:
Theft under $1,000.00

An officer on patrol observed a suspicious vehicle in front of a closed business on South Railroad Ave. The vehicle pulled off and attempted to evade the officer. The officer attempted to conduct a traffic stop when the driver and passenger fled on foot from the vehicle. The officer was able to capture and detain the passenger Busture Henry Jr. Officers located the driver, Shane J. Granger, on Chatta Lane with assistance from the St. Mary Parish Sheriff's Office. During the investigation, officers learned Shane Granger and Buster Henry Jr. was in the process of stealing metal from the property of the business for scrap when the officer came into contact with him. They were placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.

Michael Charles Barletta, 39 years of age, Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 1/17/2021 at 2:08 A.M.

Charge:
Stop Lamps and Turn Signals
Possession of an Alcoholic Beverage in Motor Vehicle

An officer observed a traffic violation in the area of Front St. A traffic stop was conducted, and the driver was identified as Michael C. Barletta. During the traffic stop, the officer observed an open alcoholic beverage in his vehicle. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.
jamerie gash
Jamerie Tyhein Gash, 18 years of age,  Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 1/17/2021 at 10:14 P.M.

Charge:
Failure to Dim Head Lights
Possession of Schedule I CDS-Marijuana

An officer observed a traffic violation in the area of Ditch Ave. A traffic stop was conducted, and the driver was identified as Jamerie T. Gash. During the traffic stop, he was found in possession of suspected Marijuana. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.
daniel l bushinelle
Daniel L. Bushinelle, 62 years of age,  Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 1/17/2021 at 11:49 P.M.

Charge:
Turning Movements and Required Signals
Possession of Schedule II CDS-Methamphetamine

An officer on patrol and observed a traffic violation in the area of Railroad Ave. A traffic stop was conducted, and the driver was identified as Daniel L. Bushinelle. During the traffic stop, he was found in possession of suspected Methamphetamine. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.
justin W Baker
Justin Wyatt Baker, 27 years of age,  Houma, LA., was arrested on 1/18/2021 at 1:31 A.M.

Charge:
Turning Movements and Required Signals
Driving While Intoxicated (2nd Offense)

An officer on patrol and observed a traffic violation in the area of Willard St. and Eighth St. A traffic stop was conducted, and the driver was identified as Justin W. Baker. During the traffic stop, the officer suspect driver impairment. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department. Once at the Morgan City Police Department, he was given an intoxilyzer test and gave a breath sample of .086g%. He was booked and incarcerated at the Morgan City Police Department.

Justin Vosburg, 29 years of age,  Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 1/18/2021 at 10:42 A.M.

Warrant:
Failure to Appear for Trial (2 Counts)
Failure to Pay Probation Fee

Justin Vosburg was transferred from the Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office Detention Center and booked on active warrants held by the City Court of Morgan City. He was incarcerated at the Morgan City Police Department.
michael cousson

Michael Cousson, 56 years of age, Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 1/18/2021 at 7:28 P.M.

Charge:
Illuminating Devices Required
Operating Motor Vehicle with Suspended Driver's License
Possession of an Alcoholic Beverage in Motor Vehicle
Possession of Schedule I CDS-Marijuana

An officer observed a traffic violation in the area of Federal Ave. and Brashear Ave. The officer conducted a traffic stop and identified the driver as Michael Cousson. During the traffic stop, he was found in possession of suspected marijuana and an open alcoholic beverage. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.

Lafayette
Clear
67° wxIcon
Hi: 80° Lo: 57°
Feels Like: 67°
New Iberia
Clear
64° wxIcon
Hi: 80° Lo: 60°
Feels Like: 64°
Ville Platte
Clear
61° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 61°
Abbeville
Partly Cloudy
64° wxIcon
Hi: 81° Lo: 60°
Feels Like: 64°
Crowley
Clear
67° wxIcon
Hi: 79° Lo: 58°
Feels Like: 67°
St. Martinville
Clear
64° wxIcon
Hi: 80° Lo: 59°
Feels Like: 64°
Opelousas
Partly Cloudy
61° wxIcon
Hi: 82° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 61°
Tracking a great weekend and then flooding concerns next week

Community Events