Sign in to comment!



US border agents involved in shooting on Arizona border

A United States border patrol agent opened fire while responding to reports of alleged drug smugglers on Arizona’s southern border late Wednesday night, the U.S. Border Patrol told Fox News.

Agents witnessed the smugglers drop a narcotics load on the Arizona side of the border and flee to Mexico, the agency said. One agent discharged his firearm after he was pelted with stones at the scene after his verbal commands were disregarded, the agency said. One person is believed to have been hit by a bullet.

The scene at Nogales, Ariz., was secured and the Mexican government has been informed about the incident. The FBI is leading the investigation.

In January, a similar shooting occurred in the city when an agent fired upon rock throwers while breaking up a drug smuggling attempt.

Fox News' Adam Housley contributed to this report

Bank Rates

Loan Type Graph Rate +/- Last Week
30 Y Fixed Graph 3.85% dw 3.93%  
15 Y Fixed Graph 2.98% dw 2.99%  
30 Y Fixed Jumbo Graph 4.26% up 4.24%  
5/1 ARM Graph 3.07% dw 3.26%  
5/1 Jumbo ARM Graph 3.81% up 3.79%  
Loan Type Graph Rate +/- Last Week
$30K HELOC Graph 4.68% -- 4.68%  
$50K HELOC Graph 4.11% up 4.10%  
$30K Loan Graph 4.47% dw 4.48%  
$50K Loan Graph 4.12% -- 4.12%  
$75K Loan Graph 4.12% -- 4.12%  
Loan Type Graph Rate +/- Last Week
36 M New Graph 2.84% dw 3.03%  
36 M Used Graph 3.18% dw 3.21%  
48 M New Graph 3.20% dw 3.25%  
48 M Used Graph 2.73% up 2.72%  
60 M New Graph 3.32% dw 3.37%  
Loan Type Graph Yield +/- Last Week
6 month Graph 0.34% -- 0.34%  
1 yr Graph 0.65% up 0.63%  
5 yr Graph 1.41% -- 1.41%