Police seek man in shooting death on Kelly Drive; suspect often rides blue bicycle around town _lowres

Joseph Paul Lilly

Police are searching for a Lafayette man suspected in the Friday shooting death of a 64-year-old man in the Kelly Drive neighborhood.

Joseph Paul Lilly, 55, is wanted in the death of Paul Robertson Jr., who neighbors found shot dead in his doorway at 202 Kelly Drive, according to the Lafayette Police Department.

Lilly is bald and is known to get around town on a blue bicycle with long and high handlebars, police said.

Police said Robertson died from a gunshot wound, although a motive in the killing has not been released.

Anyone with information in the killing or on Lilly’s whereabouts may contact the Lafayette Police Department or the anonymous Crime Stoppers tip line at (337) 232-8477.