Morgan City Arrest Report 7/3/2018

Chief James F. Blair reports that over the 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 38 calls for service. The following persons were arrested as a result beginning on 07/02/2018:

Tarrike M. Phillips, 25 years of age, address: Tiffany St. Patterson, La., arrested on 07/02/2018 @ 11:16 a.m.

Charges: Possession of Marijuana 2nd Offense
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Patrol officers observed a vehicle being operated in the area of MLK Blvd. negotiate an improper turn. A stop was initiated when Tarrike M. Phillips was identified as the operator of the vehicle. K-9 Lady with the Morgan City Police Department K-9 Division was utilized and alerted to the presence of narcotic odor in the vehicle. According to reports, Phillips was found to be in possession of suspected Marijuana and Drug Paraphernalia. Phillips was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Jail where he was booked and incarcerated.

Joseph H. Pollard Jr., 56 years of age, address: Federal Ave. Morgan City, La., arrested on 07/02/2018 @ 1:12 p.m.

Charges: Warrant: F.T.A. to Pay Fine on 05/29/2018 (4 counts)

Joseph H Pollard Jr. was located and arrested at the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center on active arrest warrants held by the 6th Ward Morgan City Court. Pollard was transported to the Morgan City Jail where he was booked and incarcerated.
Dewayne P. Robertson, 25 years of age, address: Jones St. Jeanerette, La., arrested on 07/02/2018 @ 1:42 p.m.

Charges: Warrant: F.T.A. to Pay Fine on 03/15/2016
Warrant: F.T.A. to Pay Probation Fee on 02/02/2016

Dewayne P. Robertson was located and arrested at the Jeanerette Police Department on active arrest warrants held by the 6th Ward Morgan City Court. Robertson was transported to the Morgan City Jail where he was booked and incarcerated.
Clarence Junifer, 58 years of age, address: Federal Ave. Morgan City, La., arrested on 07/02/2018 @ 2:25 p.m.

Charges: Warrant: F.T.A. to Pay Fine on 03/23/2017

Clarence Junifer was located and arrested in the area of LA 182 on an active arrest warrant held by the 6th Ward Morgan City Court. Junifer was transported to the Morgan City Jail where he was booked and incarcerated.
Brieana Gant 07022018


Breiana M. Gant, 26 years of age, address: Leona St. Morgan City, La., arrested on 07/02/2018 @ 3:00 p.m.

Charges: Warrant: Aggravated Battery

Breiana M. Gant was located and arrested at the Morgan City Police Department on an active arrest warrant held by the Morgan City Police. The warrant stems from an investigation conducted by patrol officers on March 27, 2018, when they responded to the area of Bowman St. in regards to a complaint of a battery that had been committed. Officers arrived when Breiana M. Gant was identified as one of the parties involved. According to reports, Gant and the victim were involved in an altercation the night before when Gant allegedly struck the victim with a weapon. The investigation continued when warrants were prepared for Gant’s arrest. Gant was booked into the Morgan City Jail and incarcerated.
Erik Driskill 07022018


Erik S. Driskill, 43 years of age, address: Second St. Morgan City, La., arrested on 07/02/2018 @ 7:02 p.m.

Charges: Unauthorized Entry of an Inhabited Dwelling

Patrol officers responded to the area of Catherine St. in regards to a trespassing complaint. Officers arrived when Erik S. Driskill was located inside of the residence. Evidence was uncovered that Driskill had no authorization to enter the home. Driskill was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Jail where he was booked and incarcerated.