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Sherwood Inn: Nathan Rochford and Immigration Fraud

sherwood inn: Nathan Rochford / THE CANADIAN PRESS Lead investigator Lana Hicks says in the document, filed June 13, that she suspects the immigrants didn't come to the Island and settle, contrary to the requirements of the provincial program, according to Toronto Star. Rather, she alleged their immigration documents are collected and sent on to them, at their real address elsewhere in Canada or back in China, she writes. Two siblings, owners of the Sherwood Inn and Motel in Charlottetown, P.E.I, were charged with aiding in immigration fraud in May. The allegations, which have not been proven in court, come just two months after two Charlottetown hoteliers were charged with aiding in immigration fraud, with the CBSA alleging 566 immigrants used the addresses of the siblings' hotel and home. Read more Foreign students claim abuse of P.E.I. business immigration program'Help newcomers feel at home' P.E.I. plans to boost population through immigration Immigration pilot program aims to draw newcomers to Atlantic Canada react-empty 135 However, the latest allegations, if they lead to charges, would bring the total number of address of convenience cases to about 1,000 in the provincial nominee program PNP with all but a few of these immigrants gaining permanent residency in Canada. Article Continued Below The siblings' lawyer recently denied the allegations of misrepresentation in comments to reporters, and said they intend to plead not guilty. ( As reported in the news.