Oct 18, 2013 11:12 AM by KATC (PHOTO: MGN ONLINE)
The following persons were arrested by the Morgan City Police Department during the last reporting period beginning 10/17/2013.
1. Nikki M. Dupree, 30 years of age, Address-Laurel Street Morgan City, Louisiana was arrested on 10/17/2013 @8:39pm
Charge: Possession of Marijuana, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance in a Drug Free Zone,
Warrant-Probation Violation and Failure to Appear to pay Probation Fees
Officers were working a detail at the Morgan City High School when they were approached by Nikki Dupree asking for help to unlock her vehicle. Upon walking up to the vehicle officers detected an odor of what appeared to be marijuana emitting from inside of the vehicle. Officers spoke to Nikki and advised her of her rights at which time she admitted to officers that she had used suspected marijuana before arriving at the school function. The vehicle was unlocked at which time Nikki directed officers to the suspected marijuana, she was then placed under arrest. She was transported to the Morgan City Police Department where she was found to be a wanted person. She was booked and incarcerated with no bond set at this time
2. Shauntell N. Hartdegen, 30 years of age, Address- Hwy 20 Schriever, Louisiana was arrested on 10/17/2013 @ 11:38pm.
Charge- Disturbing the Peace, Simple Criminal Damage to Property and Misrepresentation during Booking
Officers were dispatched to a residence on Egle Street regarding a female destroying property. Upon officers arrival they located Shauntell Hartdegen standing outside. Officers spoke with the complainant and they advised that Shauntelle was there to remove items from the residence, during that time she became involved in a verbal argument with another occupant of the residence. At that time Shauntelle entered back inside and kicked a television, breaking it. Shauntelle was placed under arrest and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where she refused to supply information to be booked.
3. Anthony C. Bergeron, 48 Years of Age, Bayou Black Drive Gibson, Louisiana was arrested on 10/18/2013 @ 1:49am
Charge: Speeding, Driving While Intoxicated 1st Offense, Possession of Marijuana 3rd Offense, and Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
An Officer patrolling the area of Hwy 182 stopped a vehicle exceeding the speed limit. Upon speaking to the driver officers detected an odor of an alcoholic beverage upon his person. Anthony Bergeron refused to submit to any filed sobriety test. Anthony Bergeron was placed under arrest. A vehicle inventory was done at which time officers located suspected Marijuana. Subject was transported to Morgan City Police Department where Anthony Begeron refused to submit to a breath test. Anthony Begeron was booked and incarcerated.