Eight bodies were discovered washed up in Grand Bahama, including that of a child. They are believed to be illegal immigrants who were trying to make their way to the United States.
US authorities apprehended a Bahamian fisherman who was attempting to smuggle illegal migrants into the United States for $20,000.
A 52-year-old man from The Bahamas pleaded guilty in federal court to trying to smuggle eight illegal immigrants into South Florida.
USCH Cutter ‘Confidence’ repatriates 219 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti.