Details about Border Patrol-involved shootings are few — until families of those killed have their day in court
Federal judge says he will rule as quickly as possible.
Agent said he fired fearing for his life as rocks thrown at him.
Border Patrol agents shot three people in Southern Arizona between October and December last year.
Tanto el Departamento de Justicia federal como el Condado Cochise resolvieron que no hay pruebas para un juicio en contra del agente que disparó al joven LaMadrid. Familiares y amigos muestran su inconformidad.
La Oficina del Fiscal del Condado Cochise no presentará cargos en contra del agente de la Patrulla Fronteriza Lucas Tidwell, quien disparó y mató a un adolescente de Douglas hace más de dos años, dijeron las autoridades.
The Cochise County Attorney’s Office will not file charges against a Border Patrol agent who shot and killed a Douglas teenager more than two years ago, officials said.
The Mexican government objects to the Justice Department’s decision not to charge the Border Patrol agent who shot and killed a teenager at the border in Nogales, Sonora, in 2011, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a written statement.
The Mexican government objects to the Justice Department’s decision to not charge the Border Patrol agent who shot and killed Ramsés Barrón Torres at the border with Nogales, Sonora in 2011, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs says in a written statement.
The family of a teen killed by a Border Patrol agent said it will keep fighting after the Justice Department decided not to pursue criminal charges.
Guadalupe Guerrero, left, mother of Carlos LaMadrid and aunt Reyna Guerrero, were at a news conference Monday, denouncing the decision to close the slaying case. The sign reads, "He killed my son (Agent) Lucas Tidwell.
PHOENIX — No criminal charges will be pursued against U.S. Border Patrol agents involved in separate 2011 fatal shootings in southern Arizona, federal authorities say.
DOUGLAS - Guadalupe Guerrero walked slowly, clutching to her chest a picture of her son, fatally shot by a Border Patrol agent two years ago.