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|Teen Suspected Of Throwing Rocks At Border Patrol Was Shot|
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January 09, 2011
Hermosillo, Mexico - Mexican authorities said there is no doubt a teenager who threw rocks at Border Patrol agents in the Arizona city of Nogales died from a gunshot wound.
The city government of Nogales, Mexico, initially had said Ramses Barron Torres was killed when he fell off the border fence and hit his head on a rock as he tried to climb back to the Mexican side.
What prompted the shooting remains unclear.