Patera with 57 on board discovered off coast of Fuerteventura

Written by on November 19, 2019

An inflatable boat with 57 illegal immigrants has been intercepted in Fuerteventura by Policia Nacional and Guardia Civil.

Seven women and three children were among those on board the boat, which was spotted shortly before 7.15 yesterday evening.

The boat made land in Gran Tarajal, with those on board being treated by red cross medical teams before being processed by local authorities.

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