Morgan City Arrest Report 12-4-2018

Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 40 calls for service. The following person(s) were arrested as a result beginning on 12/03/2018:


Krystal L. Meranta, 29 years of age, Address-Clark Rd. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 12/03/2018 @ 11:22 am.

Charge: Warrant-Failure to Pay Fines (2cts)

Krystal Meranta was transported from the Assumption Parish Detention Center to the Morgan City Police Department for active warrants she held for the 6th Ward City Court. Meranta was booked and incarcerated.


Mark J. Hash, 44 years of age, Address-Tammy Dr. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 12/04/2018 @ 3:05 am.

Charge: Possession of Drug Paraphernalia

Officers responded to the parking lot of a business on Marguerite St. in regard to an individual asleep inside a vehicle. Officers arrived and made contact with the individual identified as Mark Hash. While speaking with officers, Hash appeared to be under influence of some type of illegal narcotic. Officers did locate drug paraphernalia in Hash’s possession. Hash was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.


Jermaine Thompson, 33 years of age, Address-Onstead St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 12/04/2018 @ 7:04 am.

Charge: Warrant-Failure to Appear-No Insurance

Jermaine Thompson was located on LA Hwy 70 and placed under arrest for an active warrant he held for the 6th Ward City Court. Thompson was transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration.