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South Texas DA will seek death penalty against Border Patrol agent accused of "serial killing spree"

Juan David Ortiz, an intelligence supervisor for the Border Patrol, was arrested in the pre-dawn hours Sept. 15 after local and state law enforcement say he allegedly murdered four Laredo-area sex workers.

Border Patrol officer Juan David Ortiz, accused of murdering four people and abducting a fifth.

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