Megan T. Dugas, 28, of 7951 Highway 87, Charenton, LA was arrested today at 12:11 pm for criminal mischief after falsely reporting to the St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office that she was attacked in her home on Friday by two black males armed with a handgun. The detective investigating the case discovered that Dugas recently spent a sum of money consistent with the amount she reported stolen from her home during the alleged invasion. Dugas admitted to investigators that she filed a false complaint. She was released on a summons to appear in court on October 13, 2014.
St. Mary Parish Sheriff’s Office
Public Information Officer
985-384-1622 Ext. 26