“They were looking at this suspect from the beginning. Had to get some lab results back to build a strong case,” said Lt. Patrick Savage, with the Pearland Police Department. The suspect was also a known friend of Hill and went to the same high school as she did.
The Galveston County Medical Examiner’s Officer determined Hill died from manual strangulation and stab wounds. Since the twins also died, the youth has received capital murder charges.
“Today was definitely helpful in starting more of the healing process and a little more closure for us and my family,” said Opal Hill, Arrijana’s mother.