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Chief James F. Blair reports that over the last 24-hour period the Morgan City Police Department responded to 42 calls of service. The following person(s) were arrested as the result beginning on 12/10/2019:
Lajohnda Grogan, 26 years of age, Address-Robin St., Morgan City, La., was arrested on 12/10/2019at 2:04 P.M.
Charge: Theft under $1,000.00
Credit Card Fraud
Officers were called to a local business on Highway 182 to investigate a theft complaint. When officers arrived, they learned Lajohnda Grogan had made several purchases in the store in the amount of $313.47 with several fraudulent credit cards. Officers were able to locate and arrest Grogan at the business. She was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking and incarceration
Eric Thomas Gaskins, 39 years of age, address-Friendship Ally, Amelia, La. was arrested on 12/10/2019 at 3:19 P.M.
Warrants: Failure to Appear (3 counts)
Battery of a Dating Partner
Eric T. Gaskins was placed under arrest in City Court of Morgan City on active warrants held by City Court. A warrants check revealed St. Mary Sheriff’s Office held an active warrant for his arrest. He was booked and incarcerated at the Morgan City Police Department.