A small boat has arrived at La Graciosa at dawn, to the north breakwater of the pier. Around 05:00 a.m. a fisherman from the eighth island found six of the occupants and gave the notice to Cecoes, Alicia Páez explained to La Voz.
Since then, a search has been activated with the Civil Guard and the Local Police.
So far, 17 immigrants have been located, one of them is a woman. "They are all in good condition," said Páez, who has had been there since dawn.
Twenty Two people came on the boat according to witnesses, so the search continues.