Border Patrol Agent in Laredo Released from Hospital
LAREDO - A Border Patrol agent injured after a struggle with illegal immigrants is out of the hospital.
A Border Patrol spokesperson said Wednesday morning, agents working the west Laredo area ran into a group who had crossed into the U.S.
A struggle broke out as agents tried to apprehend them. Two of the illegal immigrants were shot. One was treated and released.
The other was shot in the stomach. He remains in intensive care. The FBI and Laredo police are investigating the incident.