Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 41 calls for service. The following person(s) were arrested as a result beginning on 11/01/2018:
Nyjul T. Hillebrandt, 22 years of age, Address-Lawrence St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 11/01/2018 @ 2:14 pm.
Charge: Warrant-Failure to Appear
Nyjul Hillebrant was transported from the St. Mary Parish Law Enforcement Center to the Morgan City Police Department for an active warrant he held for the 6th Ward City Court. Hillebrandt was booked and incarcerated.
Bonnie E. Blankenship, 62 years of age, Address-Hwy 70 Pierre Part, La. was arrested on 11/01/2018 @ 8:14 pm.
Charge: Stop Sign Violation
Possession of Marijuana
Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
A patrol officer observed a vehicle disregard a stop sign at the intersection of Myrtle St. and Victor II Blvd. A traffic stop was conducted and the driver, Bonnie Blankenship was asked to produce a valid driver’s license. According to reports, the officer could smell an odor of suspected marijuana emitting from the vehicle. A search of the vehicle was done and suspected marijuana was located. Blankenship was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.
Jordan Steele, 39 years of age, Address-Terrebonne St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 11/02/2018 @ 1:47 am.
Charge: Warrant-Criminal Damage to Property-Less Than $1000.00
Jordan Steele was located on LA Hwy 182 and placed under arrest for an active warrant he held for the Morgan City Police Department. The warrant stems from an incident in September which alleges Steele damaged an individual’s vehicle. Steel was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.