Day: May 24, 2021

Canadian sentenced, tried to smuggle humans into Miami


A Canadian countrywide and native of Sri Lanka tried using to get six Sri Lankans to Canada the long way, by way of Miami. In its place, their journey ended in Turks and Caicos and his will conclude in U.S. federal jail.

Sri Kajamukam Chelliah, also known as “Mohan” and “Richie,” was sentenced to two years, eight months Monday just after pleading responsible in Miami federal courtroom to conspiracy to provide aliens into the United States.

According to Chelliah’s admission of points with his responsible plea, over the training course of just about two many years, Oct 2017 through September 2019, Chelliah smuggled six Sri Lankans the 9,800 miles to Haiti. He had them picked up at the Port-au-Prince airport and taken to a lodge. The strategy set them on a boat from Haiti to Turks and Caicos, then from there to the Bahamas and from the Bahamas to Miami.

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