BOYNTON BEACH (CBSMiami) — Dozens of migrants came ashore off Boynton Beach on Saturday morning.READ MORE: South Dade NAACP President Dwight Bullard Says Derek Chauvin Being Found Guilty ‘A Glimmer Of Hope’ But Fight Isn’t Over
Boynton Beach Police said a marine officer overheard a fisherman, saying over the radio, that a boat had run ashore just North of a beach inlet just before 11 a.m.
The officer was able to find the boat on the beach and notified the proper authorities.READ MORE: ‘I’m Speechless’: Rep. Frederica Wilson Among South Florida Leaders Who Believe Justice Was Served In Derek Chauvin Trial
Officers said they found 25 women and men from Haiti.
A man and a woman, from Ecuador, were also found hiding in the bushes along A1A.
It is unclear how long they had been at sea.MORE NEWS: Florida Senate Eyes Social Media Crackdown
The group was turned over to U.S. Border Patrol.