Border Patrol on High Alert after Bricks Thrown at Agents

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BROWNSVILLE – Border Patrol agents are on high alert following an assault of one of their riverine agents.

Officials tell CHANNEL 5 NEWS multiple people assaulted Brownsville riverine agents with bricks.

After the attack, Fort Brown agents intercepted a Jeep Cherokee that smugglers floated across the river.

It is unknown if the two events are linked to each other.

For further details, watch the video clip above.

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