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Man arrested in connection with Broussard homicide

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Posted at 11:29 AM, Feb 13, 2022
and last updated 2023-04-27 16:54:56-04

UPDATE: On April 26, a Lafayette Parish grand jury declined to indict Williams in this case.

According to court records, the jury returned a "No True Bill" against Williams in this case, meaning they did not indict him on the charge he was booked with.

Here's the original story:
Broussard Police say a man has been arrested in connection with a fatal shooting on Ridgeview Drive.

Police say that on Saturday, February 12, 2022 the suspect in the February 8 homicide turned himself in to the United States Marshal’s Task Force.

The suspect identified as 23-year-old Dalelon Malik Williams was booked into the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center on the charge of Second-Degree Murder.

Police say one person was shot in that incident and died from their injuries. The victim has not been identified.

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