Possible illegal immigrant killed by border agent
A Border Patrol agent shot and killed a possible illegal immigrant on Sunday, the agency said.
The shooting occurred about 12:25 p.m., when the agent encountered an unknown number of possible illegals about 12 miles northwest of Sasabe, Ariz. The agent and one individual were involved in a physical altercation, which ended when the agent fired his service weapon.
Six other individuals were apprehended shortly after.
Martha Maurer, News Editor