Border Patrol agent who confessed to four slayings tried to commit ‘suicide by cop,’ authorities say

Juan David Ortiz, fleeing police after a series of killings in Laredo, Texas, wanted to die, authorities said.

He positioned himself in a hotel parking garage as a SWAT team closed in early Saturday morning. He had left a firearm behind earlier.

But he had a cellphone, authorities said, that he wanted to look like a gun.

It didn’t work. Ortiz, 35, a Border Patrol agent, was arrested without incident in the slayings of four women in a two-week period, including two women who were killed...

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