Morgan City police found these items after officers stopped a vehicle Wednesday that had been reported stolen. Joey Francois, 37, of Morgan City, was arrested in the case. Items located during the stop included a 1911 pistol that was also reported stolen, an AR-15 assault rifle, ammunition, suspected Focalin XR, suspected carisoprodol, suspected tramadol and drug paraphernalia.
A Morgan City man was booked on 14 different charges Wednesday, including weapon and drug offenses, after Morgan City police stopped a vehicle that had been reported stolen, Police Chief James Blai
Patterson police are asking for the public's help in two burglary investigations.
Police responded to a report of a burglary Friday night at GameDay Pizza on U.S. 90.
Deputies, some armed with assault-style rifles, blocked Amelia’s Friendship Alley at Lake Palourde Road on Wednesday afternoon after receiving reports of shots being fired.
Deputies are investigating reports of shots fired in Amelia's Friendship Alley. J.S. Aucoin Elementary is on precautionary lockdown. SWAT is on scene at Alley. No injuries.