May 7, 2014 10:35 AM by PRESS RELEASE
The following were arrested by the Morgan City Police Department during the last reporting period beginning 05/06/2014:
William F. Davis, 53 years of age, Address-Highway 182 Morgan City, Louisiana was arrested on 05/06/2014 @ 12:47pm
Charge: Aggravated Battery; Engaging in a Fistic Encounter
Officers responded to a complaint of a disturbance at a Highway 182 apartment complex and responded. Officers arrived and during the investigation learned that two subjects, one identified as Williiam Davis were involved in a fistic encounter which led to both subjects arming themselves with knives and a large stick. It was alleged that William Davis armed himself with a stick, striking another subject causing injuries which required medical treatment. Davis was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and remains incarcerated. The identity of the second subject involved is being withheld pending a complete investigation and possible arrest. That subject was transported to Teche Regional to be treated for injuries.
Myron Hatch, 41 years of age, Address-Glenwood St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 05/06/2014 @ 1:36pm
Charge: Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
Officers investigating a domestic complaint responded to a residence located on Glenwood St. in Morgan City. While there, officers encountered a subject identified as Myron Hatch who was observed attempting to conceal an object. The subject was detained for officers safety and the item recovered and discovered to be a pipe used to consume illegal narcotics. Hatch was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department where he was booked and incarcerated.
Corey Rogers, 37 years of age, Address-Bush St. Morgan City, La. was arrested on 05/06/2014 @ 7:46pm
Charge: Simple Battery (2 Counts); Resisting an Officer
Officers responded to a Bush St. residence regargind a disturbance. During the investigation, it was learned that a subject, Corey Rogers had committed a battery on two other subjects inside the residence. Rogers was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department. While there, the subject became combative with officers and had to be physically restrained. He was booked and incarcerated.
Marjorie Ruffin, 24 years of age, Address-Franklin, La. was arrested on 05/06/2014 @ 10:02pm
Charge: Warrant: Failure to Appear-Attempted Possession of Marijuana; Warrant: Contempt of Court
A female, Marjorie Ruffin was transported to the Morgan City Jail facility to be housed at which time outstanding warrants for the Morgan City Police Department were discovered. Ruffin was booked on those warrants and incarcerated into the Morgan City Jail facility.
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