New details are coming in…
According to a new report released by Fox News, police officers have just ARRESTED 15 people near President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. The criminals were arrested in an alleged “maritime smuggling” scheme.
Police Rush In
According to the report, 15 foreigners were captured and arrested in a “maritime smuggling event” near Mar-a-Lago. Officials with the U.S. Border Patrol have reportedly confirmed this.
The group was taken into federal custody after they all landed near Palm Beach and tried to run away from federal officers in a getaway attempt. But they failed.
A chief patrol agent involved in the incident released video footage of the boat that was involved in the illegal landing in the smuggling operation. You can watch it yourself below:
#BreakingNews. Early this morning, #BorderPatrol Agents along with support from state & federal partners responded to a maritime smuggling event that made landfall near Palm Beach #Florida. Currently, 15 foreign nationals are in federal custody. @PBCountySheriff @CBPFlorida pic.twitter.com/YmdPELOR73
— Chief Patrol Agent John R. Modlin (@USBPChiefMIP) November 15, 2020
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