Isn’t this picture priceless, a boat in the waters of Aruba with a blue drum. Imagine the number of boats that are not caught.
Coastguard apprehends 12 illegal persons near Aruba
ORANJESTAD – Around 03:00 in the night of December 1, the cutter Panter of the Coastguard for the Neth.Antilles and Aruba noticed an unlit motorboat that had motor problems and was drifting. When the Panter approached the boat, it turned out that the boat didn’t have valid registration papers.
There were 12 illegal persons with the Colombian nationality on board and two crew members from Venezuela. The boat is towed to Barcadera. The illegal persons were apprehended and handed over to IASA. The two crew members were handed over to the Police Corps of Aruba. (Amigoe, 12/3/07)