2,5-year-old migrant smuggler in prison for 43 years

It transported eight migrants to the sea area of ​​free Famagusta last October

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The District Court of Larnaca imposed a prison sentence today on a 43-year-old man, who was found guilty after a trial of a case related to crimes committed during the transportation of a number of illegal immigrants, by sea boat, in the area of ​​Famagusta, last October.

Specifically, the District Court imposed a prison sentence of two and a half years, for the transport of eight immigrants, by waterway, in an unsafe or overloaded vessel, in the maritime area of ​​free Famagusta, on October 28, 2023.

According to testimonies obtained during the investigation of the case, the 43-year-old man was the navigator of the five-meter long boat.

The case was investigated by TAE Larnaca.