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TCI: Second Illegal Haitian Sloop Intercepted

#Providenciales, June 19, 2018 – Turks and Caicos – An Illegal vessel containing 102 illegal Haitian migrants was intercepted on Tuesday, June 19th, 2018.

The Marine Branch M/V Sea Pursuit successfully intercepted the 35ft blue and white wooden boat 2 miles off South Dock, with 74 males, 27 females and one infant on-board.  The detainees were transported to the South Dock Port and handed over to the Task Force members who escorted them to the Detention Centre for processing.

Please contact the Ministry of Border Control and Immigration for further questions.


Release: RTCIPF



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