American Flags and Arizona Flags to fly at half-staff Tuesday, October 2nd in the state of Arizona in honor of US Border Patrol Agent Nicholas Ivie.
According to the office of the governor:
US Border Patrol Agent Nicholas Ivie was killed early this morning while he and two other agents responded to an alerted ground sensor outside Bisbee in a remote area frequented by cross-border drug smugglers. A second agent – who has not yet been identified – was injured in the shooting but has been released from the hospital. Agent Ivie joined the Border Patrol in 2008. Flags will be lowered again on the day of his interment, the details of which are still pending.
American Flags and Arizona Flags to fly at half-staff on the day of interment, Thursday, October 11th in honor of US Border Patrol Agent Nicholas Ivie.