EL PASO (CBSDFW.COM/CNN) – Officials with US Customs and Border Protection say shots were fired at one of their agents during a routine patrol in the El Paso region.
The incident happened on August 6 and authorities say camera operators saw at least two people shooting north from the Mexican side of the Rio Grande River.READ MORE: Missing Dallas 11-Year-Old Traveon Michael Griffin Found Alive
A Border Patrol spokesperson says no one was injured in the gunfire and the suspects were seen getting into a car and driving away.READ MORE: Texas Judge Blocks Enforcement Of Federal Employee Vaccine Mandate Nationwide
It is thought that around 20 rounds were fired towards the agent.
The shooting is now under investigation by the FBI.MORE NEWS: Investigation Underway Into Double Shooting In Northeast Dallas
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