Three Charged in Alleged Assault on Border Patrol Agents: Federal prosecutors filed criminal charges against three illegal aliens for allegedly assaulting Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents on New Year’s Eve. Two agents sustained injuries in the attack requiring treatment at a local hospital.
Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents came under attack from a group of illegal aliens while attempting to make an arrest, Breitbart Texas reported on January 1.
“Early this morning (December 31), Laredo Sector Border Patrol agents were assaulted by numerous subjects who entered the country illegally near the Outlet Shoppes in Laredo, Texas,” National Border Patrol Council leaders said in a written statement.
On January 2, U.S. Customs and Border Protection officials provided a limited statement confirming the alleged assault:
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