Border Patrol agent killed in southern Arizona

TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) - December 15, 2010

Border Patrol spokesman Eric Cantu confirmed the agent's death but had very few details to release Wednesday morning.

KOLD-TV in Tucson reports that the incident occurred just after 11 p.m. Tuesday in the Peck Canyon area north of Nogales.

Cantu tells The Associated Press the FBI is investigating the agent's death.

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