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Detectives Make One Arrest for 1st Degree Murder

Friday, March 28, 2003

On Thursday, March 27, 2003, Detectives with the Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office arrested 20 year-old Michael D. Papillion of Lafayette in connection with the Homicide of Kindsey Butler which occurred on Sunday, March 23, 2003 on Egret Road near Youngsville. According to Detectives, the incident appears to be drug related. Michael Papillion has been charged with 1st Degree Murder and is being held in the Lafayette Parish Correctional Facility.

Lt. Craig Stansbury
Public Information Officer
Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office