• Juan David Ortiz, US Border Patrol agent in Texas, charged in 2-week killing spree

    3 days ago - By ABC

    Juan David Ortiz, a U.S. Border Patrol supervisor, has been charged with murder following what authorities called a two-week serial killing spree that left four female sex workers dead and ended when a fifth woman escaped at a gas station and found help.
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  • The Latest: Affidavits: Border agent shot 4 women in head

    3 days ago - By Boston Herald

    HOUSTON - The Latest on a Border Patrol agent accused in the killing of four women in Laredo, Texas : 12:55 p.m. Authorities in Texas say a U.S. Border Patrol agent fatally shot four female sex workers in the head. Juan David Ortiz of Laredo is being held Sunday on four murder counts, plus aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and unlawful restraint. Bond is $2.5 million. Affidavits acquired by the Laredo Morning Times say the first body was located Sept. 4 and a second victim was found alive Thursday morning, but died at a hospital.
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  • $2.5M bond for Border Patrol agent in killings of 4 in Texas

    3 days ago - By Boston Herald

    HOUSTON - A U.S. Border Patrol supervisor was jailed Sunday on $2.5 million bond in Texas, accused in the killing of at least four women and of injuring a fifth who managed to escape. Juan David Ortiz, 35, was being held in Laredo on four counts of murder along with charges of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and unlawful restraint, Webb County jail records showed.
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  • U.S. Border Patrol supervisor confesses to executing four women

    U.S. Border Patrol supervisor confesses to executing four women

    3 days ago - By Think Progress

    MCALLEN, TX - JUNE 12: Central American asylum seekers wait as U.S. Border Patrol agents take them into custody on June 12, 2018 near McAllen, Texas.
    A U.S. Customs and Border Protection supervisor was arrested Saturday after he confessed to driving four women to desolate highway areas in and around Laredo, Texas where he was stationed and executing them with a handgun, according to Webb County District Attorney Isidro Alaniz.
    According to Buzzfeed , authorities described Juan David Ortiz, a Navy veteran who joined Border Patrol a decade ago, as a “serial killer” who preyed on sex workers...
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