Suspect Charged in Fatal Shooting
at 4010 West Bellfort
The suspect, David Escalera (H/m, DOB: 6-28-89), is charged with murder in the 228th State District Court. He is accused in the killing of Miguel Bonilla, 24, of Houston. Mr. Bonilla suffered a gunshot wound and was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J. Shirley and Officer J. Robles reported:
Bonilla was standing in the parking lot of an apartment complex located at 4010 West Bellfort when he got into an argument with Escalera, who was driving a tan Chevrolet Impala. Escalera then produced a pistol, shot Bonilla once and fled the scene.