Four arrested for smuggling, illegal landing

Police arrested two Cubans and two men from Cayman in East End on Thursday evening after receiving a report of a “suspicious vessel” making its way to shore.

According to a police statement, the Joint Marine Unit and Air Operations Unit tracked the vessel to Gun Bay Dock. Once it docked, marine officers arrested the four men.

The two Cubans, ages 44 and 36, and a 59-year-old man from West Bay were arrested on suspicion of engaging in smuggling. The fourth man, age 42, of West Bay, was arrested on suspicion of illegal landing.

The men remained in police custody Friday.

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