Reward For Information In Artist's Death
The investigation continues into the murder of an Asheville artist. Chris Ortega's friends are posting fliers around town and have set up an online memorial page hoping someone will come forward with information.
Ortega was found dead on October 26th at his apartment on Coleman Avenue. Police say he died of Asphyxiation.
Ortega's boss at Allen's Jewelry and Pawn is offering a $2,500 reward in addition to the $2,500 Crime Stoppers reward. If you have information, call Crime Stoppers at (828) 255-5050.