HOUSTON (AP) — Authorities say three teens have been found dead in a home northeast of Houston, and it appears one of the teens took their own life after killing the other two.

Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said at a news conference that the bodies were found Tuesday afternoon by “a family member” who lives next door and “was trying to locate someone.”

Sheriff’s deputies investigate the scene where the bodies of three teenagers were found dead inside of a home, Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022, in Crosby, Texas, about 25 miles (40.23 kilometers) northeast of Houston. Authorities said it appears one of the teens killed themself after killing the other two. (Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP)

The home is in a rural area near the community of Crosby, which is about 25 miles northeast of Houston. He said two females and one male were dead. He did not have their ages.