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Suspicious death ruled a homicide

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LAFAYETTE LA -

The body found in a Lafayette park has been ruled a homicide.  

The victim has been identified as 22-year-old Jaleel Bonham of Lafayette.  

Cpl. Karl Ratcliff said Bonham's death has been ruled a homicide in light of a gunshot wound found on the victim.  

Bonham's body was found September 18, 2017 in a vehicle in the 1200 block of E. Pont Des Mouton Rd.  

Police do not believe Bonham's death is connected to any other incidents or shootings at this time. 

Anyone with information about this homicide is urged to contact the Lafayette Police Department or Lafayette Crime Stoppers at 232-TIPS.

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