Chief James F. Blair reports that over the 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 46 calls for service. The following persons were arrested as a result beginning on 07/11/2018:
Shayna Tatum, 23 years of age, address: Aucoin St. Morgan City, La., arrested on 07/11/2018 @ 5:13 p.m.
Charges: Theft under $1,000
Patrol officers responded to a local business in the area of LA 182 in regards to a theft involving an employee. Officers arrived when Shayna Tatum was identified. According to reports, Tatum allegedly took money from the business on July 4, 2018. Evidence was uncovered linking Tatum to the crime. Tatum was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Jail where she was booked and incarcerated.
Kordare M. Robinson, 27 years of age, address: Holt Meadow Rd. Lorman, Ms. arrested on 07/12/2018 @ 12:59 a.m.
Charges: Driving while intoxicated 1st Offense
Improper Lane Usage
No Driver’s License
Patrol officers observed a vehicle being operated in the area of LA 182 in an erratic manner. A stop was initiated when Kordare M. Robinson was identified as the operator of the vehicle. According to reports, Robinson was found to be in an intoxicated state. Robinson performed poorly on Standardized Field Sobriety Test. Robinson was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Jail for Chemical Testing which he submitted to registering .141g% Blood Alcohol Content. Robinson was booked into the Morgan City Jail and incarcerated.
Kareem Washington, 43 years of age, address: Thornton Court Alexandria, La., arrested on 07/12/2018 @ 01:14 a.m.
Charges: F.T.A. for Court
Kareem Washington was located and arrested in the area of LA 182 on an active arrest warrant held by the St. Martin Parish Sheriff’s Office. Washington was transported to the Morgan City Jail where he was booked and incarcerated.