29 Venezuelans caught in Chatham Bay attempting to enter T&T


    Police have arrested 29 Venezuelans from Tucupita who were attempting to enter T&T illegally through Chatham Bay.

    Officers went to the beach yesterday and saw a white and brown fishing vessel approaching the shoreline.

    The occupants tried to escape into a vegetated area and a search was conducted, leading to the arrest of four men, nine women and 16 children.

    The group has been taken to the Siparia Health Facility to be examined and then quarantined.