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Sex Offender Arrested for Distributing Candy during Halloween

Officers were patrolling the area of Lakeside Subdivision during Halloween Festivities on October 31st when they were advised of a potential Sex Offender distributing candy for Halloween.

Posted: Nov 1, 2021 8:24 AM

MORGAN CITY, La. - According to reports, officers were patrolling the area of Lakeside Subdivision during Halloween Festivities on October 31st when they were advised of a potential Sex Offender distributing candy for Halloween.

Officers were able to identify Wright. Checks were done to confirm that Wright was in fact a convicted Sex Offender which prohibits him participating in Halloween and distributing candy.

Patrol officers made contact with Wright in the area of Kimberly Drive and observed that he was set up to hand out candy.

Wright admitted to participating in Halloween Festivities. He was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Jail where he was booked and incarcerated.

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