Two men are in custody suspected of targeting a US Border Patrol

first_img Posted: September 10, 2018 Two men are in custody, suspected of targeting a US Border Patrol agent. Dan Plante, 00:00 00:00 spaceplay / pause qunload | stop ffullscreenshift + ←→slower / faster ↑↓volume mmute ←→seek  . seek to previous 12… 6 seek to 10%, 20% … 60% XColor SettingsAaAaAaAaTextBackgroundOpacity SettingsTextOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundSemi-TransparentOpaqueTransparentFont SettingsSize||TypeSerif MonospaceSerifSans Serif MonospaceSans SerifCasualCursiveSmallCapsResetSave SettingsSAN YSIDRO (KUSI) – A U.S. Border Patrol agent was shot at Sunday while sitting in his marked patrol car near the San Ysidro Port of Entry, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection said.It happened shortly after 2:15 a.m. about one-and-a-half-miles west of the border crossing, just north of the U.S.-Mexico border.The agent was not wounded and then drove to a safer location after the shooting, CBP officials said. Several bullet holes were found on the driver’s side of the vehicle.According to reports, the shooting appeared to come from the Mexican side of the border. CPB officials then contacted their Mexican counterparts about the attack.Mexican authorities took two people into custody.One was found with a handgun. The other person was released, the TV station reported.The FBI also was investigating the shooting. September 10, 2018 Dan Plante Categories: Local San Diego News FacebookTwitterlast_img

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