Hero border patrol agent from elite BORTAC tactical unit ended Texas school rampage | Daily Mail Online

A hero Border Patrol officer ended America’s deadliest school mass shooting in almost a decade when he rushed in and shot the attacker dead, it has been revealed.

The unnamed agent – who got into a firefight with 18-year-old shooter Salvador Ramos – is believed to be from the Border Patrol Tactical Unit (BORTAC), which has specialized agents dispersed throughout the United States.

He is believed to have been taking part in a nearby operation to raid drug ‘stash houses’ with a SWAT-like team when they heard reports of a shooter in a school, and went in to take Ramos down.

Hero border patrol agent from elite BORTAC tactical unit ended Texas school rampage | Daily Mail Online