Border Patrol Agents Attacked by Thrown Rocks

Posted: Updated: Nov 26, 2016 08:46 AM

HIDALGO - Border Patrol officials said agents were attacked three times within one week by people throwing rocks.

According to the agency, the last attack happened against agents on a Border Patrol's boat patrol. Agents said three people threw rocks at them from the Mexican side of the river. No use of force was used after the people dispersed.

Border Patrol agents are asking anyone who sees suspicious activity to report it to authorities.