Morgan City Arrest Report 10-2-2018

Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 43 calls for service. The following person(s) were arrested as a result beginning on 10/01/2018:


Cherie Aucoin, 46 years of age, Address- McDermott Dr. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 10/01/2018 @ 12:23 pm.

Charge: Warrant-Theft under $1000

Cherie Aucoin was placed under arrest at the Morgan City Police Department for an active warrant she held for the department. The warrant stems from an incident on September 12 that alleges Aucoin had committed a theft at a local business on LA Hwy 182. Aucoin was booked and incarcerated.


Samuel Skipper, 68 years of age, Address- Houma, La. was arrested on 10/01/2018 @ 3:57 pm.

Charge: No Tail Lamps
Possession of Marijuana
Driving Under Suspension

Gerron D. Skipper, 30 years of age, Address- Dora St. Morgan City, La was arrested on 10/01/2018 @ 3:57 pm.

Charge: Warrant-Simple Battery

An officer in the area of Fourth St. observed a vehicle with improper lighting. A traffic stop was conducted and the driver, Samuel Skipper was asked to produce a valid driver’s license. A computer check revealed that Samuel’s driver’s license was suspended. Samuel also had suspected marijuana in his possession. The passenger in the vehicle, Gerron Skipper held an active warrant for the Morgan City Police Department. The warrant stems from an incident in August that alleges Gerron committed a battery on an individual. Both Samuel and Gerron were placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.


Corey D. Givens, 17 years of age, Address- Egle St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 10/01/2018 @ 5:09 pm.

Charge: Hit and Run
Stop Sign Violation
No Driver’s License

Corey Givens was placed under arrest at the Morgan City Police Department for his involvement in a vehicle crash that had occurred on Youngs Rd. earlier that day.  Reports indicate that Givens admitted to driving the vehicle and leaving the scene after the vehicle accident. Givens was booked and incarcerated.


Ty Q. Thai, 47 years of age, Address- Vivian St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 10/01/2018 @ 6:24 pm.

Charge: Disturbing the Peace Offensive Language

Officers responded to a local medical facility on LA Hwy 70 in regards to a disturbance. Officer arrived and made contact with Ty Thai. Reports indicate that Thai appeared intoxicated and he was yelling profanities. Thai was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.


Curtis Ray 10012018

Curtis Ray, 29 years of age, Address- Robin St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 10/01/2018 @ 8:02 pm.

Charge: Resisting an Officer
Obstruction of Justice-Tampering with Evidence
Unauthorized Entry of an Inhabited Dwelling
False Imprisonment
Simple Battery
Possession of Marijuana
Criminal Trespass

Officers responded to a local business on Fifth St. in regards to a battery that had been committed on an individual. Officers arrived and a description of the suspect was given to officers. Officers observed the suspect running through several yards. According to reports, an owner of a residence on Duke St. approached officers stating someone ran into her home and tried to prevent her from leaving. Officers located the suspect identified as Curtis Ray on Duke St. and placed him under arrest. Ray was also in possession of suspected marijuana. Ray was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.