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Coast guard searching for missing Haitian child after migrant boat capsized

Jan 01, 2019 - The Miami Herald

The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for two people, including a 9-year-old child, after their boat capsized during a suspected migrant smuggling trip to Miami.

The boat, an 18-foot vessel, had 11 people on board when it overturned off of Florida's Atlantic Coast on Sunday during what appeared to be a migrant smuggling voyage from the Bahamas to Miami, the Coast Guard said in a news release.

A nearby vessel contacted the Coast Guard to report that nine people were in the water roughly...