Haiti - Security : The US Coast Guard repatriates 33 Haitians and destroys their boat - HaitiLibre.com : Haiti news 7/7





iciHaiti - Phantom 509 : The FAES condemns the attack on its premises

iciHaiti - PNH : New boss at the Administrative Police Directorate

iciHaiti - Phantom 509 : A DINEPA vehicle set on fire

iciHaiti - Universities : Towards university cooperation Haiti - Andorra

iciHaiti - North : Launch of 5 projects


more news


Haiti - News : Zapping...

Haiti - Diaspora Covid-19 : Daily report September 18, 2020

Haiti - Justice : 4 individuals imprisoned as part of the investigation into the murder of Me Dorval

Haiti - Arms trafficking : Identities of traffickers revealed

Haiti - Religion : 9 new appointments in the archdiocese of Port-au-Prince


more news


Haiti - Security : The US Coast Guard repatriates 33 Haitians and destroys their boat
13/04/2019 09:22:01

Haiti - Security : The US Coast Guard repatriates 33 Haitians and destroys their boat
Friday the US Coast Guard repatriated 33 Haitians (27 men and 6 women) who had been intercepted aboard a motorboat overloaded earlier this week, about 35 miles northeast of Turtle Island and heading south to Florida.

Spencer, a Coast Guard cutter, launched a patrol boat to intercept the Haitian boat. Before reaching it, they fished 6 packets of marijuana that floated on the water about 100 meters from their target.

According to the Coast Guard release, Spencer members found three more packages of marijuana and a pack of amphetamines aboard the Haitian boat.

The Haitians were embarked aboard the Spencer and the coastguard destroyed the boat considered according to the statement as "a danger for navigation..."

SL/ HaitiLibre

Twitter Facebook Rss
Send news to... Daily news...




Why HaitiLibre ? | Contact us | Français
Copyright © 2010 - 2020
Haitilibre.com