Dec 23, 2013 10:17 AM by KATC
The following were arrested by the Morgan City Police Department during the last reporting period beginning 12/20/2013:
1. Xavier Hudgins, 25 years of age, Address-Little Rock, Arkansas was arrested on 12/21/2013 @ 11:50am
Charge: Inciting Prostitution; Resisting an Officer(Providing False Information)
Morgan A. Young, 30 years of age, Address-Jacksonville, Arkansas was arrested on 12/21/2013 @ 1:45pm
Charge: Attempted Prostitution; Possession of Marijuana; Possession of Drug Paraphernalia; Possession of Schedule II CDS-Hyrdrocodone
Officers acting of a tip that a wanted person was staying at a local motel proceeded to the motel to investigate. They located the subjects in question and identified them as a male subject, Xavier Hudgins, and a female, Morgan Young were the occupants of the room. Officers detected an odor of marijuana emanating from the room and detained the subjects for questioning. During questioning, officers determined that the female, Morgan A. Young was committing acts of prostitution with the assistance of Hudgins. Xavier Hudgins, who initially provided officers with false information, along with the female, Morgan Young were arrested. Officers secured a search warrant for the motel room and during the search, located suspected marijuana, paraphernalia and a Schedule II CDS-Hydrocodone which were identified as belonging to Young. The subjects were transported to the Morgan City Police Department where they were booked and remain incarcerated.
2. Schyler A. Stelly, 19 years of age, Address-Gen MacArthur Morgan City, Louisiana was arrested on 12/21/2013 @ 12:18pm
Charge: Possession of Marijuana
Jonathan J. William, 26 years of age, Address-Duval St. Amelia, La. was arrested on 12/21/2013 @ 12:18pm
Charge: Possession of Marijuana; Stop Sign Violation
An officer observed a suspicious vehicle and detained the vehicle and it's driver, Jonathan William of Amelia, La. . Upon stopping the vehicle, the officer detected the odor of suspected marijuana. A narcotics canine was utilized and a search was made of the vehicle. A handrolled cigarette containing suspected marijuana was located. The driver, William and the passenger, Stelly were arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where they were booked and incarcerated.
3. George D. Panikacheri, 67 years of age, Address-Fourth St. Morgan City, Louisiana was arrested on 12/21/2013 @ 8:04pm
Charge: Simple Battery
Officers were summoned to a local supermarket in regards to problems with a male subject. Officers arrived and were directed to the subject identified as George Panikacheri. Officers were advised that the subject grabbed an employee by the hand, kissing it. The employee attempted to pull away as the subject grabbed the victim by the neck and kissed her face. The subject, Panikacheri was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and incarcerated. (No Photo)
4. Salgado Ramiro, 36 years of age, Address-Bayou Lane Morgan City, La. was arrested on 12/21/2013 @ 8:19pm
Charge: No Drivers License; No License Plate Illumination; No Insurance
A patrolling officer stopped a vehicle for a traffic violation near the intersection of Highway 182 and MLK . The driver, Salgado Ramiro was discovered not to have a valid drivers license nor motor vehicle insurance. He was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and incarcerated.
5. William C. Enmanuel, 26 years of age, Address-New York, Ny. was arrested on 12/22/2013 @ 10:47am
Charge: Appearing in Public Intoxicated
Officer were summoned to a Hwy 182 convenience store in regards to an intoxicated person. Officers arrived and located the subject, William Enmanuel who was lying on the ground and appeared impaired. He was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and incarcerated.
6. Thomas A. Pierce, 43 years of age, Address-Gen MacArthur Morgan City, La. was arrested on 12/22/2013 @ 1:22am
Charge: Domestic Abuse Battery
Officers were dispatched to a Gen MacArthur residence in regards to a domestic disturbance. Officers arrived and were advised by the female victim that Thomas A. Pierce had struck her several times in the face during a domestic argument. The victim had minor injuries. Pierce was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and incarcerated.
7. Jose A. Rabelo, 59 years of age, Address-Freret St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 12/22/2013 @ 5:12am
Charge: Warrant: Disturbing the Peace (Loud Music)
Officers were summoned to a Freret St. residence in regards to loud music. The officer arrived and located Jose Rabelo who was found to be wanted on an outstanding warrant for disturbing the peace by playing loud music. He was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and incarcerated.
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