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Search underway after panga boat is found in La Jolla

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LA JOLLA (CBS 8) - A search is underway in La Jolla for several suspected undocumented immigrants after a panga boat washes ashore.

The boat washed ashore early Friday, with as many as 16 people on board. Backpacks, blankets towels and other personal items were also found in the boat.

Officials say at least eight were detained after coming ashore in the panga boat near the Children's Pool in La Jolla.

San Diego police and Border Patrol agents are still combing the shore and neighboring streets looking for the remaining suspects.

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