Burglary investigation leads to arrest of Morgan City teen

Burglary investigation leads to arrest of Morgan City teen

BATON ROUGE, LA (WAFB) - An 18-year-old has been arrested on drug and firearm charges in Morgan City.

Morgan City Police say the arrest happened after a burglary investigation lead them to the home of Nicholas Pederson.

After executing a search warrant, Pederson was found in possession of marijuana with the intent to distribute, drug paraphernalia, and a stolen handgun.

Nicholas Pederson, 18 (Source: MCPD)
Nicholas Pederson, 18 (Source: MCPD)

Pederson was arrested and transported to the Morgan City Police Department for booking.

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