A Border Patrol agent in the Rio Grande Valley is dead, and officials say he is a suspect in the kidnapping and assault of three females, all of whom are undocumented immigrants, 1200 WOAI news reports.
Officials say while on duty and while wearing his green Border Patrol uniform, the man encountered a woman and two 14 year old girls who were trying to sneak into the country in Hidalgo County.
He allegedly slashed the woman with a knife, raped one of the girls, and then grabbed the other girl and took her to his apartment, where he locked her inside.
Amazingly, the agent then returned to finish his shift, and when he returned to his apartment he raped the other 14 year old in his apartment.
"Agents with the McAllen Resident Agency Office of the San Antonio FBI are conducting an investigation into the kidnapping and assault of three undocumented female aliens which occurred on or about March 12, 2014 in the Rio Grande Valley, the FBI said in a statement confirmed it is investigating the case.
Customs and Border Protection said in a statement: "Overnight, the Mission Police Department entered into the personal residence of a Border Patrol agent after further information was obtained. Upon entry, Mission PD Department, together with CBP and other law enforcement entities, found the agent deceased and discovered the third female."
Both agencies say they would not comment further.