A US border patrol agent has been charged with murdering four women in a two-week "serial killing spree" that ended when a fifth woman escaped. Juan David Ortiz, 35, was arrested on Saturday after being found hiding in a truck in a hotel car park in the city of Laredo in southern Texas. He had worked as a supervisor for Customs and Border Protection for ten years and investigators are still trying to determine a motive for the killings. Texas Rangers began investigating after the body of mother-of-two Melissa Ramirez, 29, was found in Laredo near an intersection with Highway , according to a report in the Laredo Morning Times. The second victim, year-old Claudine Anne Luera, was found seriously injured off the same highway on Thursday morning and died in hospital the same day.
Off-Duty Customs Officer Shoots 2 Teens, 1 Fatally, After Attacked: Deputy
CBP Officers Stop Teen With Drugs Hidden on Body | U.S. Customs and Border Protection
The sound of at least 14 or 15 gunshots rang out in the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 Monday night as U. Customs and Border Protection closed in on a year-old in a white pickup truck. Valdez said he noticed something was off right away. As soon as he saw officers close in, Valdez said the driver behind him tried ramming the back bumper of his car to get away. He said his instincts from live combat experience in Iraq kicked in and he got out of his truck looking for cover just before the shots rang out. San Diego Police are taking questions on the investigation and had not released the identity of the suspect as of Tuesday afternoon, although they have shared that he was a US citizen.
Pregnant woman rushes to save shot CBP officer in Florida
The replica handgun reportedly used by one suspect in the attempted robbery of an off-duty Customs and Border Protection officer on May 26, in Arcadia. Darrius Smith, 15, of Pasadena was killed and a year-old boy was wounded. Customs and Border Protection officer in Arcadia, who shot two of the teens, killing one, authorities said Thursday. The encounter took place about p.
Customs and Border Patrol agents shot and killed a man who refused to stop at California's border with Mexico. San Diego police say the shooting took place Monday night in a secondary vehicle inspection area near the San Ysidro Port of Entry. Police say the suspect's vehicle was blocked and the suspect opened fire on the officers. Border Patrol agents are heard yelling, "Get down, everybody get down!