Sunday, Mar 29, 2020
Photos circulated on social media purportedly show authorities making arrests at a Marsh Harbour church on Saturday.

109 “squatters” arrested at Abaco church

Law enforcement officers arrested 109 people reportedly squatting at the A&B Church on Crocket Drive in Marsh Harbour, Abaco, Saturday morning, according to Immigration Director Clarence Russell. Area residents moved onto the premises over the last several months without the permission of the church’s trustees and

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Two men recover their belongings from the rubble in their destroyed homes, in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian in Abaco, Bahamas, Monday, Sept. 16, 2019.

Concern over crowded church of Dorian survivors on Abaco

As cases of COVID-19 increase in The Bahamas, some are concerned about the ability of officials to prevent community spread on Abaco, which was ravaged by Hurricane Dorian only months ago. Denalee Penn-Mackey said between 80 and 100 Dorian survivors are living in a church on the island,

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