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Migrant Search Over

Officials at the Immigration Department have confirmed that all 23 Cuban migrants who escaped from the Immigration Detention Centre (IDC) last Thursday night (7 August), are now back in custody.

Acting Chief Immigration Officer Kerry Nixon praised Immigration officers and members of the Royal Cayman Islands Police Service (RCIPS) for resolving this situation quickly and effectively. She also thanked the public for working to recapture the migrants for their vigilance and cooperation.

For further information contact: Prudence Barnes