Coast Guard repatriates 15 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 15 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — Crewmembers aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Knight Island repatriated 15 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Monday. Coast Guard Sector Key West watchstanders received a report from a good Samaritan who detected Cuban migrants aboard a raft southeast of Boca Chica, Fla. The Coast Guard Cutter Pea Island responded to the report and embarked the Cuban migrants who were later transferred...

Coast Guard repatriates 13 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba

Coast Guard repatriates 13 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba
MIAMI — The crew aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Knight Island repatriated 13 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Tuesday. During a routine patrol, the crew aboard a Coast Guard Ocean Sentry aircraft spotted a suspected migrant vessel south of Marquesas Keys, Fla., Saturday. The crew reported the vessel to Coast Guard Sector Key West and remained on scene until a patrolling vessel responded. The...

Coast Guard repatriates 46 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 46 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Kodiak Island repatriated 46 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Sunday. The Seventh Coast Guard District prosecuted four different Cuban migration cases that resulted in a total of 46 interdicted migrants by the crews of the Coast Guard Cutters Knight Island and Sawfish. The 46 migrants were later transferred to the Coast Guard Cutter Kodiak...

Coast Guard crews suspend search for missing person off Elliot Key, Fla.

Coast Guard crews suspend search for missing person off Elliot Key, Fla.
MIAMI – Coast Guard crews suspended the search, Friday evening, for a man who was last heard from Christmas day by his family members. Missing is Mark Myhre, a 62-year old Bay City, Wis., resident, an believed owner of the sailing vessel Galilean. Coast Guard Sector Miami received a report from a good Samaritan of the beached sailing vessel on the ocean side of Elliot Key, Wednesday. The good Samaritan...

Coast Guard repatriates 25 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 25 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Knight Island repatriated 25 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Wednesday. The migrants were interdicted as a result of two law enforcement cases beginning Dec. 27. Coast Guard Sector Key West, Fla., received notification from a good Samaritan who located a rustic vessel south of Marathon, Fla., with 11 Cuban migrants aboard Dec. 27. Coast Guard...

Coast Guard crews search for missing person off Elliot Key, Fla.

Coast Guard crews search for missing person off Elliot Key, Fla.
MIAMI — The Coast Guard is searching for a man who was last heard from Christmas day by his family members. Missing is Mark Myhre, a 62-year old Bay City, Wis., resident, an believed owner of the sailing vessel Galilean. Coast Guard Sector Miami received a report from a good Samaritan of the beached sailing vessel on the ocean side of Elliot Key Wednesday. The good Samaritan reported that the Galilean...

Coast Guard repatriates 23 Cuban migrants

Coast Guard repatriates 23 Cuban migrants
MIAMI — The crews of the Coast Guard Cutters Pea Island and Knight Island repatriated 23 Cuban migrants this week to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba. On Friday, Coast Guard Sector Key West, Fla., watchstanders received notification of a rustic vessel with 12 people aboard 44 miles southwest of Key West. The watchstanders diverted the cutter Pea Island, whose crew handed out lifejackets and safely embarked...

Coast Guard repatriates 46 Cuban migrants, 42 Haitian migrants

MIAMI — The Coast Guard repatriated 46 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, and 42 Haitian migrants to Cap Haitien, Haiti, during the past week. The migrants were interdicted at sea during five separate cases since March 9. The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Kodiak Island repatriated 35 Cuban migrants Saturday. The Kodiak Island crew repatriated eight Cuban migrants Sunday. var _bos...

Coast Guard repatriates 13 Cuban migrants

MIAMI — The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Kodiak Island repatriated 13 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, Friday. The migrants were interdicted at sea Saturday by the crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Knight Island. Once aboard a Coast Guard cutter, all migrants receive food, water, shelter, and basic medical attention. The cutters Kodiak Island and Knight Island are 110-foot patrol...