SVG Coast Guard Intercepts Vessel With 6 St Lucian Nationals

Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Coast Guard officials intercepted a vessel with six Saint Lucian males on board early Wednesday morning and turned them over to law enforcement authorities here, it has been reported.

A law enforcement official told St Lucia Timesthat some of the men are wanted here for questioning in connection with various offences.

According to the official, the six Saint Lucians were en route to Saint Vincent and the Grenadines aboard a canoe when they were intercepted.

After law enforcement here was alerted, a Marine Police vessel was dispatched about 2.00 am to pick up the men who were later handed over to Vieux Fort police, St Lucia Times was informed.