Yuma, Ariz. – Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents were concerned in a sharpened occurrence Nov 28, 2017, at approximately 2:00 a.m. at the westbound rest area on Interstate 10 nearby milepost 51, west of Phoenix, Arizona.
Earlier this morning, Border Patrol agents responded to a call for assistance from the La Paz County Sheriff’s Office and the Department of Public Safety in an try to locate a think in a journey car reportedly concerned in an progressing shooting. The think was located and the car stopped nearby milepost 51 on Interstate 10. Several agents arrived on stage in a backup role and subsequently liberated their firearms. The think sustained critical injuries and was ecstatic around air ambulance to a internal hospital.
No law coercion or bystanders were harmed during the incident.
The FBI, CBP’s Office of Professional Responsibility, the Department of Public Safety and the La Paz County Sheriff’s Department are concerned in the ongoing investigation.