The identity of a U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent who was fatally injured over the weekend in southern Texas has been revealed.
On Monday, Gov. Greg Abbott's office announced a reward of up to $20,000 through Texas Crime Stoppers for information leading to the arrest and conviction of whoever killed Martinez and wounded his partner.
Authorities were searching Texas' Big Bend area for suspects and witnesses Monday after US Customs and Border Protection agent Rogelio Martinez was allegedly bashed to death with a rock while on patrol.
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) released a statement using Martinez's name to share his condolences.
His partner, who was not named in the statement, was reportedly left in serious condition.
Trump says a second officer injured Sunday was "brutally beaten and badly, badly hurt" but "looks like he'll make it".
At some point, Martinez and his partner suffered severe injuries.
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Martinez had been a border agent since August 2013 and was from El Paso.
"We are grateful for the courage and sacrifice of our border agents who have dedicated their lives to keeping us safe", Cruz said.
Abbott also described the incident as an attack in a tweet Sunday.
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Authorities were scouring West Texas on Monday for those behind an apparent attack that killed one USA border agent and injured another.
36-year-old agent, Rogelio Martinez, and his partner were taken to a hospital yesterday.
The FBI has taken over the investigation of the death of one U.S. Customs and Border Protection agent and the serious injury of another.
Border Patrol records show Big Bend accounted for about 1 percent of the more than 61,000 apprehensions its agents made along the Southwest border between October 2016 and May 2017.
The region's mountains, and the Rio Grande River, make it one of the more hard areas to cross the border illegally, CBS News reports.