Capsizing death toll rises to 8 Haitians

first_img Sponsored Stories Top Stories Last week, a dozen Haitian migrants who took the risky sea journey looking for a better life were rescued by the Dominican navy.The rescued migrants told authorities the boat departed early Thursday for the U.S. island of Puerto Rico and overturned a few miles (kilometers) from shore. Smugglers had stolen the boat from a tourism business.(Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.) 4 must play golf courses in Arizona Milstead says best way to stop wrong-way incidents is driving sober SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) – The bodies of three more Haitians have been recovered by authorities in the Dominican Republic, raising the death toll to eight from a capsizing of a smuggler’s boat last week.Local civil defense chief Leoncio Calderon Castillo says searchers found the bodies of two Haitian men washed up on a beach Sunday. Another migrant’s body was found in nearby waters where the 25-foot (7-meter) boat capsized. Arizona families, Arizona farms: working to produce high-quality milkcenter_img 0 Comments   Share   5 greatest Kentucky Derby finishes Ex-FBI agent details raid on Phoenix body donation facility Former Arizona Rep. Don Shooter shows health improvement New Valley school lets students pick career-path academieslast_img read more