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UK News Man, 23, charged in probe into lorry container migrant deaths

13:15  24 november  2019
13:15  24 november  2019 Source:   msn.com

Man from Northern Ireland arrested over Essex lorry deaths

  Man from Northern Ireland arrested over Essex lorry deaths A man from Northern Ireland has been arrested in connection with the deaths of 39 Vietnamese nationals in a lorry trailer in Essex last month. The 23-year-old was arrested by Thames Valley Police on behalf of Essex Police in the early hours of Friday on the M40 in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire.He was arrested on suspicion of conspiracy to traffic people and conspiracy to assist unlawful immigration.The man, who has not been named, remains in custody, Essex Police said.His arrest comes a month after 39 bodies were discovered in a refrigerated lorry trailer at Waterglade Industrial Park in Grays, Essex, on 23 October.

A man from Northern Ireland has been arrested by police investigating the deaths of 39 migrants whose bodies were found in a refrigerated lorry container in Essex. The man , 23 , was held on suspicion of conspiracy to traffic people and conspiracy to assist unlawful immigration.

A 23 -year-old man has been arrested in connection with the investigation into the deaths of 39 migrants who were found dead in a refrigerated lorry container in Essex. Essex Police said in a statement: "A 23 -year-old man from Northern Ireland was arrested by officers from Thames Valley

a large red chair in front of a fence: The container lorry where 39 people were found dead (Victoria Jones/PA) © Victoria Jones The container lorry where 39 people were found dead (Victoria Jones/PA)

A man from Northern Ireland has been charged with human trafficking offences after the bodies of 39 migrants were found in a refrigerated lorry container in Essex.

Christopher Kennedy, 23, was arrested in the early hours of Friday morning on the M40.

Kennedy, from Darkley, Co Armagh, has been charged with conspiracy to arrange or facilitate the travel of people with a view to exploitation and conspiracy to facilitate the commission of a breach of UK immigration law.

Essex Police said he is due to appear at Chelmsford Magistrates’ Court on Monday.

Man from Northern Ireland arrested in migrant deaths probe

  Man from Northern Ireland arrested in migrant deaths probe The bodies of 39 Vietnamese nationals, including two 15-year-old boys, were found in the trailer in an industrial park in Grays.The man, 23, was held on suspicion of conspiracy to traffic people and conspiracy to assist unlawful immigration.

A man from Northern Ireland has been charged with human trafficking offences after the bodies of 39 migrants were found in a refrigerated lorry container in Ten teenagers, including two 15-year-old boys, were among the bodies of 39 Vietnamese nationals discovered in the early hours of 23 October

A 23 -year-old man has been arrested in connection with the investigation into the deaths of 39 migrants who were found dead in a refrigerated lorry container in Man , 23 , from Northern Ireland is arrested on the M 40 by police probing deaths of 39 Vietnamese migrants found in lorry container .

It comes after it emerged that one of the teenagers found dead in the trailer in an industrial park in Grays had gone missing from an asylum centre in the Netherlands.

The country’s Central Agency for the Reception of Asylum Seekers (COA) told local media the youngster had run away from a shelter for vulnerable migrants.

The agency would not give details about the name or age of the teenager.

Ten teenagers, including two 15-year-old boys, were among the bodies of 39 Vietnamese nationals discovered in the early hours of October 23, shortly after the lorry arrived on a ferry from Zeebrugge in Belgium.

The driver, Mo Robinson, 25, from Northern Ireland, is expected to appear at the Old Bailey on Monday charged with 39 counts of manslaughter, conspiracy to traffic people, conspiracy to assist unlawful immigration and money laundering.

Extradition proceedings have also been launched in Ireland to bring Eamonn Harrison, 22, from Mayobridge in Newry, Co Down, to the UK.

He appeared at Dublin’s Central Criminal Court on Thursday after he was arrested on a European arrest warrant in respect of 39 counts of manslaughter, one count of human trafficking and one count of assisting unlawful immigration.

Detectives have also urged Ronan Hughes, 40, and his brother Christopher, 34, from Armagh, Northern Ireland, to hand themselves in. They are wanted on suspicion of manslaughter and human trafficking.

Shocking moment 'migrants stagger from back of lorry struggling to breathe' as they are rescued on M25 in Essex .
A group of around ten men were filmed being helped to climb down from the inside of a truck by police officers on the M25 near Waltham Abbey in Essex. All ten men, along with the driver, were arrested.The group of around ten men were filmed being helped to climb down from the inside of a truck by police officers.

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