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Border Patrol Agent Nicholas Ivie was likely killed by friendly fire, the FBI announced late Friday afternoon. "There are strong preliminary indications" Ivie's death "was the result of an accidental shooting incident involving only the agents" on the scene. Read more»

Border Patrol Agent Nicholas Ivie was shot to death early Tuesday morning.

A U.S. Border Patrol agent was killed and another wounded in a shooting Tuesday morning near Naco, the agency said. Nicholas Ivie, 30, was killed after he and two other agents responded to a sensor hit near SR 80. Read more» 3