Body of fallen agent arrives at medical examiner - Tucson News Now

Body of fallen agent arrives at medical examiner

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The body of fallen agent Nicolas Ivie is at the Pima County Medical Examiner's office near Ajo and Country Club.

This afternoon he arrived at the medical center campus, on a Customs and Border Protection Helicopter. He was taken from the helipad and placed in a white vehicle. Ivie was escorted by a Border Patrol vehicle in the front and back to the medical examiner's building.

Inside the medical examiner's bay, about a dozen agents waited for Ivie. As the vehicle pulled in, the agents stood at attention.

Agents helped take the body of Ivie out of a vehicle. He was covered with an American flag, as he was taken inside the building.

As part of the investigation, the corner will perform an autopsy.

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