Border arrests

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Mexican federal police report a cartel operative admits he took part in a February ambush that killed American Ice agent Jamie Zapata and wounded his partner.

Federales claim Jose Garcia told them he acted under orders of Julian Espinoza who was arrested shortly after the attack.

The agents were driving along a Mexican highway in an unmarked car when gunmen ran them off the road then opened fire.

And a border patrol agent working in Yuma has been busted on drug charges.

Two of his co-workers found the agent when they were patrolling the boundary with Mexico.

The agency says he smuggled several bundles of marijuana across the border. The chief patrol agent praised the agents who took appropriate actions against the suspect, whose name has not been released.