Cubans and locals arrested for smuggling

| 23/05/2016 | 0 Comments
Cayman News Service

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(CNS): Two men from West Bay and two Cuban nationals were arrested in East End Thursday evening after the police intercepted what they believe was a smuggling operation Thursday night. Following a report of a suspicious vessel near East End heading to shore, the Joint Marine Unit and Air Operations Unit tracked the vessel to Gun Bay Dock. Once docked, marine officers arrested four men. 

A 59-year-old man from West Bay and two men from Cuba, aged 44 and 36, were arrested on suspicion of smuggling, and a 42-year-old man from West Bay was arrested on suspicion of illegal landing. The men are currently in police custody.

 

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