Morgan City Arrest Report 11-7-2018

Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 45 calls for service. The following person(s) were arrested as a result beginning on 11/06/2018:


Scott Brown 11062018

Scott J. Brown, 47 years of age, Address-Mars Rd. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 11/06/2018 @ 12:24 am.

Charge: Reckless Operation of a Vehicle
Driving While Intoxicated 3rd Offense

An officer in the area of LA Hwy 182 near Pecos St. observed a vehicle going higher than the posted speed limit and the vehicle was swerving in and out the lane of travel. A traffic stop was conducted and the driver, Scott Brown was asked to produce a valid driver’s license. Reports indicate that Brown appeared intoxicated. Brown was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department. Once at the police department, Brown was asked to perform the Standardized Field Sobriety Test, but he refused. Brown was also asked to submit to the chemical test for intoxication, he again refused. A warrant was obtained to have a blood sample retrieved from Brown. Brown was transported to a medical facility for the retrieval and the results of the sample are pending. Brown was transported back to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.


William J. Allen, 48 years of age, Address-Everett St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 11/06/2018 @ 8:53 am.

Charge: Warrant-Failure to Pay Probation Fees

William Allen was located at his residence on Everett St. and placed under arrest for an active warrant he held for the 6th Ward City Court.  Allen was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.


George Cain 11062018

George B. Cain Jr, 58 years of age, Address-Pecan St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 11/06/2018 @ 11:23 am.

Charge: Possession of Sch II CDS-Crack Cocaine
Possession of Sch III CDS-Alprazolam

Officers responded to the area of First and Union St. in regards to an individual involved in illegal drug activity. A description of the individual was given out and he was located on Greenwood St. The individual was identified as George Cain. According to reports, Cain did admit to being in the area. Through the course of the investigation, Cain was found to be in possession of suspected crack cocaine and pills identified as alprazolam. Cain was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.


Dawn R. Height, 49 years of age, Address-Pecan St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 11/06/2018 @ 3:27 pm.

Charge: Warrant-Possession of a Legend Drug
Warrant-Possession of Marijuana
Warrant-Possession of Sch IV CDS-Clonazepam

Dawn Heights was located at her residence on Pecan St. and placed under arrest for an active warrant she held for the Morgan City Police Department. Height was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.