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June 10th, 2010
11:30 AM ET

Cell phone video shows border shooting scene

CNN Wire Staff

The death was the second at the hands of U.S. border authorities in less than two weeks.

The death was the second at the hands of U.S. border authorities in less than two weeks.

A video obtained by CNN raises questions about a U.S. Border Patrol agent's claim that he fatally shot a 14-year-old boy in Ciudad Juarez while he was surrounded by rock-throwing suspected illegal immigrants.

CNN obtained the video, which was shot by a witness on a cell phone camera from the Mexican side of the border, from affiliate Univision. The video aired on its program Primer Impacto late Wednesday.

The video shows part of the build-up before the incident, with several individuals running underneath the Puente Negro, a railroad span that connects the two countries.

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