Man charged, wanted in fatal nightclub shooting

Gamaliel Rivera-Delgado, 35, is charged with murder in the 185th State District Court.

September 20, 2011 9:00:38 AM PDT
A man has been charged in a fatal shooting at a southwest Houston nightclub.

Gamaliel Rivera-Delgado, 35, is charged with murder in the 185th State District Court. He is wanted in the killing of Marlon Yovani Morales, 25, who died at the scene.

Police say Morales was at the La Raza Discotec at 6909 Hillcroft about 3:15am on September 5 and got into an argument and physical fight with an unknown male, who police later identified as Rivera-Delgado. At some point during the altercation, police say Morales was shot and Rivera-Delgado fled the scene. It is believed there were several individuals at the location when the shooting occurred who left the scene after the incident.

According to Houston police, the most recent information indicates Rivera-Delgado has fled to Mexico.

Investigators are asking anyone with information on the whereabouts of suspect Gamaliel Rivera-Delgado to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.