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Statement on Investigation into Shooting of Border Patrol Agents

FBI Phoenix October 02, 2012
  • Special Agent Perryn Collier (623) 466-1842

The FBI and the Cochise County Sheriff’s Office are conducting a joint investigation into the shooting of Border Patrol agents near Naco, Arizona, on Tuesday, October 2, 2012, in the early morning hours. One agent died from his injuries and another, who sustained non-life threatening wounds, was airlifted to a local hospital. The investigation remains ongoing.