Five Haitian nationals charged with illegal landing

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Six Haitian nationals were arraigned before Magistrate Carolyn Vogt-Evans in magistrates court number six on Wednesday, April 10, 2019.

Of this group, five were convicted of illegal landing and sentenced to one month at the Bahamas Department of Correctional Services.

Kerby Nelson was remanded until April 17, 2019, pending documentation as he claimed that he was born in The Bahamas.

Officers Lashandawn Adderley and Shandeshia Marshall prosecuted these matters.