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Arrest in murder of recent high school grad in Texas

ELLIS COUNTY, Texas -- An arrest has been made in the weekend murder of a recent high school grad in Texas, reports CBS affiliate KHOU.

Evette Quezada, 18, was found shot to death Sunday morning near her home in Ferris. Two other men were found injured.

Authorities say one of the injured men is Quezada's brother and the other, her 30-year-old cousin, Frank Ortiz, has been arrested in the shooting.

Ortiz was released from the hospital Monday night and taken into custody, reports the station. He is being held on a $1 million bond.

Quezada reportedly suffered a gunshot wound to the head. Her brother was shot in the hand, according to the Ellis County Sheriff's Office, and is expected to survive.

Authorities believe the trio were in a car together, with Quezada's brother driving. It's still unclear what led to the shooting.

Friends told the station Monday they were in shock over Quezada's death, saying she was hard working and a star on the school's cross country team.

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