US says 1 Border Patrol agent killed, 1 wounded in shooting near Mexico border

The Associated Press
Associated Press

WASHINGTON - The U.S. Department of Homeland Security says a Border Patrol agent was killed and another was wounded in a shooting near the U.S.-Mexico border in Arizona.

The department says the shooting happened while the agents were on duty Tuesday morning near Bisbee, Arizona.

The department says the wounded agent is being airlifted to a hospital.