Ortiz left, but returned moments later with a gun, say investigators, and shot Avalos multiple times. Avalos died at the scene.
Witnesses at the scene were able to identify Ortiz as the shooter. Ortiz was charged with murder and a warrant issued for his arrest. Ortiz is a Hispanic male, 5-foot-9 tall, weighing 210 pounds. He's considered armed and dangerous.
Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for any information called in to the 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org that leads to the filing of felony charges or arrest of Daniel R Ortiz. Tips can also be sent by text message. Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.