Crime Stoppers looking for killer of man found near abandoned building

Rashad Ladson, 30, was beaten to death

By Katrina Webber - Crime Fighters Reporter , Ben Spicer - Web Producer

SAN ANTONIO - San Antonio police are making an appeal for information about the death of a man whose body was found near an abandoned building on the city's Northeast side.

Rashad Ladson, 30, (seen above) was found dead Oct. 8 in the 4700 block of Rittiman Road. Police said the area is known as a hangout for the homeless.

According to the Bexar County Medical Examiner's office, Ladson suffered blunt force trauma to the head.

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Police said they have not made any arrests yet. and added that they are looking for a man who goes by the name of "JR" as a possible suspect.

Anyone who has information about the suspect or the murder case is asked to call Crime Stoppers at (210) 224-STOP (7867).

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