‘Ghosts of Morgan City’ Premieres June 21

From travel channel.com There’s something strange happening in Morgan City, Louisiana and Travel Channel’s latest paranormal team is ready to get to the bottom of it. May 20, 2019 There’s something strange happening in Morgan City, Louisiana and Police Chief James “Bo” Blair is ready to get to the bottom of it. With a surge…

Missing man’s remains located in Morgan City

On the evening of Wednesday, May 15, 2019, the Morgan City Police Department was contacted by Investigators with Terrebonne Sheriff’s Office and Lafourche Sheriff’s Office in reference to a homicide investigation. Through their investigation, it was learned Kirby Courteaux Jr. who was previously reported missing in Terrebonne Parish; was reportedly killed in Lafourche Parish. Further…

Council member arrested on stalking and narcotics charges

St. Mary Parish – Troopers with the Criminal Investigations Division-Houma Office (CID) arrested 50-year-old James Bennett, a St. Mary Parish Councilman, earlier today for stalking and narcotics violations. In April 2019, the Berwick Police Department contacted CID and requested assistance in reference to an investigation of Bennett for stalking in St. Mary Parish. Bennett had…

4 Arrested for Dogfighting in Assumption

Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon says 4 people have been arrested in connection with a dogfighting incident earlier this month. Deputies arrested: Wilfred Mitchell, 18, Thibodaux Jalil M. Watkins, 21, Labadieville Royal Johnson, Sr, 38, Labadieville Calvin T. Johnson, 26, Napoleonville All were charged with Dog Fighting and Training/Possession of Dogs for Fighting. The incident…

Toddler reportedly falls two stories, mom arrested

Jerlyn Renee Dumas, 36 years of age, Address- Terrebonne St., Morgan City, La., was arrested on 4/15/2019 @ 4:15 P.M. Charge: Child Desertion Possession of Marijuana (1st Offense) Possession of Drug Paraphernalia Officers were called to a Terrebonne St. residence in reference to a small child falling out of a second story window. When officers…