Suspects arrested in deadly McAllen bar shooting
Fri, 31 Jan 2014 21:01:19 GMT —
Three men are facing murder charges following a deadly shooting outside a popular bar in McAllen.
McAllen police confirmed 24-year-old Daniel Avila died in the early Friday morning shooting.
It all happened in the parking lot of the Gamehaus bar at 2109 West Nolana Avenue around 1:30 a.m. Friday.
McAllen police have arrested three suspects in the shooting as:
Israel Rocha, 37 Christopher Flores, 28 Richard Arispe, 20
McAllen police said the three men and their friends were kicked out of the bar but then got in a deadly fight with Avila and his friends in the parking lot.
The deadly shooting leaving Avila dead and his 26-year-old friend Rene Garcia injured and hospitalized.
Investigators are asking for the public's help in identify the other men with suspects Rocha, Flores and Arispe.
The three men all have criminal histories while the person believed to be the triggerman is still at large.
Court records show that Rocha served prison time for a drug charge and was released on parole back on January 6th.
Anyone with information is asked to call McAllen Crime Stoppers at (956) 687-TIPS or (956) 687-8477.
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