22 Venezuelans have been detained in Palo Seco for illegal entry into the country.
Yesterday, officers received information that a boat load of Venezuelan nationals was seen walking from the Palo Seco Beach to the James Street area.
Checks were made which led to the arrests.
The detainees were taken to the Siparia Health Facility where they were medically examined.
They are then to be taken to the Coast Guard Base at the Heliport in Chaguaramas.