A sunset in Miami Beach, Fla., faces the bow of the Coast Guard Cutter Hamilton moored at Bayfront Park in downtown Miami on Nov. 11, 2014. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Chief Petty Officer Michael Leveridge)

Suspected Migrant Smuggling Operation Stopped Near Sunny Isles Beach, Coast Guard Says

A suspected migrant smuggling boat was stopped over the weekend near Sunny Isles Beach, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

On board: Four people without U.S. visas, the Coast Guard said Tuesday.

The 20-foot boat was interdicted by the Coast Guard Cutter Bernard C. Webber crew just before 3 p.m. Saturday about 30 miles east of Sunny Isles Beach.

Read more at the Miami Herald

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