Undocumented Immigrant Assaults BP Officer And Flees To Mexico

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An undocumented immigrant assaulted a Border Patrol Agent and fled from authorities

Rio Grande City Agents came across the group near Escobares.

As agents took the group into custody, one of them reportedly struck an agent in the face with a cellphone.

That agent suffered a laceration to his forehead and was taken to a local hospital. 

The suspect ran to the riverbank, swimming back into Mexico. 

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