Mexico: Suspect says ICE agent slain in error

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February 23, 2011
ABC News    
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"An alleged Zetas drug cartel member arrested in the killing of a U.S. immigration agent told soldiers Wednesday the attack was a mistake, saying gunmen mistook the officer's SUV for a vehicle used by a rival gang, the army said. Julian Zapata Espinoza — known by the nickname 'El Piolin,' or Tweety Bird, apparently because of his short stature — was captured along with five other suspected Zetas members during an army raid Wednesday on gang safehouses in the northern city of San Luis Potosi." (02/23/11)  

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