LPD arrest two suspects, searching for third in Dec. 2015 murder

Shon Hamilton is wanted on a warrant for the first-degree murder of 57-year-old Rosando Gonzales. (Photo Courtesy: Lafayette Police Department)

LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) – Police say they have arrested two suspects and are searching for a third suspect in the December 10, 2015, murder of 57-year-old Rosando Gonzales.

Gonzales was shot to death during a robbery in the 600 block of Surrey Street, according to investigators.

At a news conference this afternoon, Interim Lafayette Police Chief Reginald Thomas identified Drayfus Bob, 18, Shon Hamilton, 19, and Jonah Paddio, 24, as the suspects responsible for the robbery and murder of Gonzales.

All the three suspects will be charged with first-degree murder.

Paddio was arrested yesterday and Bob was already in jail on unrelated offenses. A warrant has been issued for Hamilton’s arrest.

Anyone with information on Shon Hamilton’s whereabouts is asked to call the Lafayette Police Department or Lafayette Crimestoppers at 232-TIPS.

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