Quadruple murder investigation ongoing

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EDINBURG, Texas – The identities of three victims killed inside an Edinburg apartment Tuesday morning have been released.

48-year-old Magdalena Cantu and 19-year-old Rebecca Lee Cantu, mother and daughter, along with 30-year-old Aaron Cortez were murdered after authorities say they believe a domestic dispute broke out on the 300 block of west Kuhn Street in Edinburg.

The relationship between Cortez and the Cantu’s has not been disclosed and neither has the suspect’s identity. During a press conference on Tuesday, the Edinburg Police Chief said one of the men involved was dating one of the women killed.

The other man who died, was said to be a home provider. Police are expected to give an update on this investigation on Thursday.

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