Thursday, 20 April 2017
Police Arrest & Charge Woman For Trying To Smuggle In 9 Foreign Nationals Into Canada
Police arrested Michelle Omoruyi, 43, who was driving a vehicle with the nine people in it.
She has been charged with one count of human smuggling under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act, and one count of conspiracy to commit human smuggling.
The nine people weren't harmed, and were all taken into custody by the Canada Border Services Agency. They have since been released.
All of the asylum seekers are from West Africa, and all are now claiming refugee status in Canada. No other information, including nationality, gender or age was released.