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Mexico officials say National Guard member who shot at migrant “separated from his position”

The Texas Military Department confirmed Friday the National Guard member who is accused of shooting across the Rio Grande and wounding a man was placed on paid leave.

By Uriel J. García, The Texas Tribune, and Davis Winkie, Military Times
Texas National Guard members and DPS officers take positions along the Rio Grande to help patrol the border between the U.S. and Mexico on Tuesday, Dec. 20, 2022 in El Paso.

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