US Border Patrol agent kills man near San Diego after being struck in head by a rock

  • by: ELLIOT SPAGAT , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 18, 2014 - 7:55 PM

SAN DIEGO — A U.S. Border Patrol agent fatally shot a man Tuesday after the agent was struck in the head with a rock, authorities said, fueling debate over whether the agency overreacts to rock assaults by suspected smugglers and migrants.

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