(January 22, 2020) UPDATE: D’ivion Avante Francis and Rontralon D. Joseph were indicted on the September 2019 murder of Tiage Montreal Hudson. The charges include:
RS14:30- First Degree Murder
RS14:69.1- Illegal Possession of Stolen Firearm
RS14:130.1(A)(1)- Obstruction of Justice
On September 10, 2019 an arrest was made for the person authorities identified as being responsible for the homicide that occurred on 9/4/19 in the 600 block of Edison Street taking the life of 20-year-old Tiage Montrell Hudson.
17-year-old D’ivion A. Francis (B/M) was placed under arrest at the Lafayette Police Department for 1st Degree Murder. He was transported to the Lafayette Parish Correctional Center for booking. The investigation remains on-going.