Another body retrieved from waters

Total body count stands at 30; capsized vessel was carrying 83 persons   NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The death toll of Haitian migrants who perished when their boat capsized last weekend continues to rise after another body believed to be that of a Haitian national was retrieved from waters in Abaco on Wednesday. A statement released […]

Haitian govt. requests bodies of deceased migrants

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Haitian government has requested that the government of The Bahamas return the bodies of the 27 migrants who drowned in waters off Abaco after their sloop ran aground and capsized on Friday night, according to Minister of Foreign Affairs Darren Henfield. Henfield said the Ministry of Foreign Affairs has had continued […]

Haitian group calls for more to be done after Abaco tragedy

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — President of the United Haitian Association in The Bahamas Pastor Antoine St. Louis yesterday appealed to the Haitian government to do more to ensure the borders are better protected so that Haitians cannot make perilous journeys to The Bahamas and other countries. “We continue to just push that the Haitian government will […]

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Police investigate alleged drowning

Police on the island of Bimini are investigating an alleged drowning. According to intelligence, shortly after noon on Thursday, police were alerted of the alleged drowning of a Bahamian man, who was a crew member on board a 45 ft. fishing vessel named “Dawn Celeste”. Further investigation revealed that while diving in the waters of the Great Isaac, […]

Chinese woman allegedly drowns in Great Stirrup Cay

Berry Island Police are investigating the death of a Chinese female, after she allegedly drowned. Investigators said it was shortly after 11:00 a.m. Thursday, when the woman was discovered floating in waters off Great Stirrup Cay. Police said the unresponsive woman was removed from the water and cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) rendered, although it is unclear who […]

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Police investigate drowning on Arawak Cay

A child is dead this evening after he was found unresponsive near the water’s edge at Arawak Cay. Police reports say that shortly after 3:00 p.m. Monday, police received information that a child was discovered unresponsive in waters at Arawak Cay, New Providence. According to intelligence, a male child was at the beach along with a family member […]

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