An update on the shooting of an undocumented immigrant by a border patrol agent near the Falcon lake area last month.
Starr county authorities identifying the deceased victim as 36-year-old Miguel Anguel de Santos-Rodriguez from Tamaulipas, Mexico. He had prior arrests ranging from burglary of habitation to immigration charges.
Santos-Rodriguez suffered several gunshot wounds during the early hours of January 21st after exchanging fire with a border patrol agent who was chasing him on foot. The victim is believed to have smuggled at least four others the night of the incident. FBI, Texas Rangers and Starr county authorities continue looking into the case.