Odessa Man Facing Murder Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

An Odessa man, already behind bars for shooting another man in the head, has now been charged with murder.

49-year-old Juan Bejarano has been in the Ector County Jail since the beginning of the month.

He was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for shooting 58-year-old Gerardo Bustamantes.

Bustamantes died over the weekend from his injuries.

Now Bejarano is being charged with murder.

He is being held without bond.