HOUSTON -

U.S. marshals have released a picture of a fugitive who could be in the Houston area.

Daniel Longoria is wanted on a murder charge.

The Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Task Force officials said he shot and killed a man in front of his family in Magnolia back in May.

Members of the task force almost caught him earlier this week, but missed him by just a few minutes.

Anyone with information on Longoria's whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.