09 Sep Grand Jury Indicts Cut-Off Man For 1st Degree Rape
Lafourche Parish District Attorney Kristine Russell announced that the District Attorney’s Office
was able to secure a Grand Jury indictment earlier today, September 6th, 2019.
Morgan Ratley, 52, was indicted on 1st Degree Rape and Sexual Battery after Assistant District
Attorney Greg Stahlnecker Jr. presented the facts to a Lafourche Parish Grand Jury.
Ratley is scheduled for arraignment on Monday, September 9th, 2019. If convicted of his
charges, Ratley faces a mandatory life sentence. Morgan Ratley is currently being held on a
$135,000 bond at the Lafourche Parish Correctional Complex.