Nine undocumented migrants come ashore on Highland Beach

HIGHLAND BEACH, FL (WFLX) - Nine undocumented Haitian migrants are in custody Tuesday morning after coming ashore in southern Palm Beach County, according to Pete Daniel with the U.S. Border Patrol.

Chopper 5 flew over Highland Beach at 7:45 a.m. and found some of the migrants sitting on a public bench in police custody.

Daniel said no smuggling vessel has been located. All of the migrants will be transported to the Border Patrol station for evaluation and further processing.

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