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US agent goes on trial in Mexican teen cross-border killing

PHOENIX /March 19, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) —A U.S. border Patrol agent accused of shooting across the border into Mexico and killing a teenager five years ago will go on trial Tuesday on a charge of second-degree murder in a rare Justice Department prosecution of a fatal cross-border shooting. The agent, Lonnie Swartz, is accused of killing … Continue reading US agent goes on trial in Mexican teen cross-border killing