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Tucson Sector Border Patrol Agent Shot

Release Date: 
June 12, 2018

Tucson, Ariz. – A United States Border Patrol agent was involved in a shooting incident on Tuesday June 12, 2018, at approximately 4:30 a.m. (MST), south of Arivaca, Arizona.  

The Border Patrol Agent was shot and subsequently transported to an area hospital for medical treatment. Several subjects in the area were taken into custody. 

This is an active shooting investigation and the situation is evolving, further information will be provided as it becomes available.  The FBI and CBP's Office of Professional Responsibility are jointly involved.  More information will be provided as it becomes available.   

Last modified: 
June 12, 2018