46 illegals deported, 2 imprisoned

Forty-eight immigrants who were apprehended for landing illegally off Bannerman Town, Eleuthera, were prosecuted by Immigration officers on Thursday.

During the court hearing, 46 pleaded guilty and were ordered deported immediately.

Two of the females who were identified by prints, were convicted for illegal landing previously. As such, the women were fined and have been imprisoned for three months.