President of Haiti arrives in Spring Valley

Haitian President Michel Martelly arrived in Spring Valley Wednesday night.

Haitian President Michel Martelly arrived in Spring Valley Wednesday night. (9/30/15)

SPRING VALLEY - Haitian President Michel Martelly arrived in Spring Valley Wednesday night.

The community has a large population of Haitians and Haitian Americans.

Hundreds gathered at St. Joseph's Catholic Church to hear Martelly, 54, speak, and a pair of protesters were also on hand, voicing their opposition in French.

Martelly was once a musician who went by the stage name, "Sweet Mickey."

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