Laredo Border Patrol Agent was assaulted earlier today by an illegal alien from Honduras.
A brave Laredo Sector Border Patrol Agent was assaulted earlier today by an illegal alien from Honduras. The assault occurred while Border Patrol agents attempted to take the subject into custody.
One agent was seriously injured during the assault and is currently recovering at the hospital. Another agent suffered minor injuries during the incident.
Representatives from the National Border Patrol Council are currently assisting all agents involved in this incident and the case has been referred to the FBI for further investigation.
NBPC Representatives will be assisting the agent with the OWCP process due to the serious injuries sustained during the assault.
Please keep all law enforcement officers in your prayers as they risk their lives to protect our country and our communities.