Published 16 March 2023
Buckie Got It, St. Kitts and Nevis News Source
CAPTAIN OF BOAT THAT ENTERED FEDERATION CARRYING HAITIAN MIGRANTS SENTENCED
Basseterre, St. Kitts, March 16, 2023 (RSCNPF): Danny Henry, the Captain of the boat that entered the Federation carrying several Haitian migrants, was convicted and sentenced on March 15, 2023, following a court hearing at the Charlestown Magistrate’s Court.
Henry, a national of Dominica, was sentenced to six (6) months imprisonment for entering a port that is not a formal port; twelve (12) months imprisonment for entering the Federation without the consent of an immigration officer; and required to pay $5,000 in six (6) months on Customs charges or face six (6) months in prison.