Border Patrol agent assaulted in Deming
June 10, 2017 07:52 PM
EL PASO, Texas – U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials say they are helping to investigate an assault against a Border Patrol agent assigned to Deming.
The agent, who was off-duty, was discovered on the side of the road by a motorist Friday night around 11 p.m., officials said. He suffered injuries to his head, chest and hands, and was transported to a nearby hospital.
He is currently in stable condition.
The FBI, Doña Ana County Sheriff’s Office and El Paso Police are also assisting with the investigation.
Updated: June 10, 2017 07:52 PM
Created: June 10, 2017 02:09 PM
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