Man and woman receive prison sentences after trying to leave Malta with falsified documents

In two separate cases, two immigrants, male and female, were accused of trying to leave Malta using falsified documents they bought from third parties for the sum of between 500 and 700 euros.

Oscar Pare Aristide from Burkina Faso and Marie Simbiano from Guinea each received six month prison sentences after admitting that they were in possession of a false passport or/and that these documents belonged to someone else.