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Morgan City Police Department Daily Arrest Report September 17, 2020

Morgan City Police Department Daily Arrest Report September 17, 2020

Posted: Sep 17, 2020 9:13 AM

Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 53-calls of service. The following person(s) were arrested as the result beginning on 9/16/2020

Shawn Bradell Durkins, 26 years of age, Morgan City, LA., was arrested on 9/16/2020 at 8:47 A.M.

Charge:
Theft of a Motor Vehicle between $5,000.00 and $25,000.00

Warrant:
Theft of a Motor Vehicle between $5,000.00 and $25,000.00

Officers locate Shawn Bradell Durkins on a warrant for theft of a motor vehicle at an address on Federal Ave. He was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department. During the investigation, Detectives with the Morgan City Police Department learned Durkins was responsible for a second motor vehicle theft that occurred on September 13, 2020. He was additionally charged and incarcerated at the Morgan City Police Department.

Magdalena Jeanethe Mendez, 43 years of age, Morgan City, LA, was arrested on 9/16/2020 at 10:30 P.M.

Charge:
No Driver's License

Officers conducted a traffic stop in the area of Youngs Rd. and identified the driver as Magdalena Jeanethe Mendez. A computer check was conducted and revealed she did not possess a valid driver's license. She was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.

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