Sxm St Maarten News

62 Haitians on 42-Foot Boat Intercepted off Bahamasp

NASSAU, Bahamas – Members of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force, Police Force and local fishermen, on Friday (Nov 9) intercepted a vessel with 62 undocumented Haitian migrants off the coast of Long Island in the Bahamas.

It’s reported that the vessel, a 40ft sailing sloop, was spotted approximately 16 nautical miles west of Deadman’s Cay. The migrants were taken aboard a vessel to be handed over to the relevant authorities.

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