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Two arrests made in Lafayette homicide

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Posted at 10:58 AM, Oct 01, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-01 12:38:45-04

LAFAYETTE PARISH, La. – Two additional suspects were arrested on Thursday by the Lafayette Police Special Investigation Unit (SIU) in reference to the June homicide.

Zaveon Willis, 19, of Lafayette, and a 17-year-old juvenile were both arrested on charges of principal to first-degree murder, according to a spokesperson for the Lafayette Police Department.

Jason W. Pradia Jr., 22, of Lafayette, was also apprehended and arrested by SIU on charges of principal to first-degree murder on September 5, 2021, but has since bonded out.

The victim has been identified as 30-year-old Clifton J. Williams, of Lafayette.

All suspects believed to be involved in the homicide have been apprehended, but the investigation remains ongoing.

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