Candlelight vigil honors Ivie's sacrifice

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NACO, Ariz. — Nearly 100 people gathered Thursday evening for a candlelight vigil at St. Michael’s Catholic Parish in Naco, Ariz., to remember U.S. Border Patrol Agent Nicholas Ivie and his sacrifice.

Family members, law enforcement officials, local residents and members of the media attended the event in honor of Ivie, who was fatally shot around 1:30 a.m. Tuesday, after he and two other agents responded to a ground sensor hit near mile marker 352 on Highway 80, in a remote area of the desert, about seven miles east of Bisbee.

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Johal52 on Thu, 10/04/2012 - 8:16pm
Title: Thank you

Thank you for reporting this in such an uplifting manner.

Auntie Em on Fri, 10/05/2012 - 11:48am
Title: Sorry

I am so sorry for Mr. Ivie’s death, and sorry, too I was unable to attend the
vigil. Thanks to those who participated.

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