Local April 24, 2019 | 2:38 pm

Immigration arrests 712 foreigners in 48 hours

The Immigration Directorate reported the arrest in 48 hours of 712 foreigners who were residing illegally in the country, including some 500 Haitians, during sweeps carried out in six provinces. Immigration director Máximo William Muñoz said the operations aim to enforce Dominican Immigration  law 285-04. The arrests were carried out by immigration inspectors in the Azua, La Vega, Mirabal