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Reprint from 2013: Border Patrol- Crowd Confronts Agents

Border Patrol agents respond to a crowd one-eighth of a mile north of the U.S.-Mexico border in the Tijuana River channel. / U.S. Customs and Border Protection photo

Susan Shroder and Elizabeth AguileraContact Reporters Original Story: https://www.sandiegouniontribune.com/sdut-border-patrol-rock-throwing-san-ysidro-2013nov25-story.html

A group of about 100 people trying to illegally cross the border Sunday near the San Ysidro port of entry threw rocks and bottles at U.S. Border Patrolagents, who responded by using pepper spray and other means to force the crowd back into Mexico, federal officials said. read on