MCPD Narcotics Division execute search warrant


On Tuesday evening, investigators with the Morgan City Police Department Narcotics Division with the assistance of the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Division and the Berwick Police Department executed a search warrant on a residence on Robin St. in Morgan City. According to reports investigators located a large amount of suspected cocaine, drug paraphernalia, and $200 dollars of US Currency. Willis R. Junifer, 58, of Robin St. was developed as a suspect during the investigation and evidence was uncovered that the suspected cocaine was destined to be sold and the US Currency was derived from drug proceeds. The area where this incident had taken place was within a Drug Free Zone. Junifer was arrested and charged with Possession of Cocaine W/I/T/D, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Transactions involving Proceeds from CDS Activity, and Violation of Uniform CDS Law (Drug Free Zone). Junifer was transported to the Morgan City Jail where he was booked and incarcerated.