Haitian migrants detained in Martin County

MARTIN COUNTY, Fla. - Eleven Haitian migrants are in custody Thursday morning in Martin County, according to the Martin County Sheriff's Office.

The sheriff's office says the refugees were dropped off by a boat near Sailfish Point.

Initially nine were discovered and two were missing.

The other two were later found.

Three people have been hospitalized including a woman who is pregnant and a man who hurt his foot.

 Immigration services in Miami will take custody of the group.

The boat which dropped off the migrants has not been located.


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