Posted: Jan 18, 2010 12:21 PM by Rob Kirkpatrick
St. Martin parish officials are investigating their first murder of the the year.
The shooting happened over the weekend in the Breaux Bridge High School parking lot. Authorities believe the shooting was a result of an altercation over drugs.
21-year-old Hilton Noel was shot several times and was pronounced dead at the St. Martin Hospital.
Three suspects have been arrested in the case. Adrione Manuel, Noah Sonnier, and Joshua Castille are all three in custody in connection with the murder.