Image copyright PA Media Image caption The bodies were discovered early on 23 October in an industrial estate in Thurrock A man has been charged in connection with the deaths of 39 people found in the back of a lorry in Essex.The bodies were found in a refrigerated container in Thurrock on 23 October.Christopher Kennedy,…
Christopher Kennedy, 23, of County Armagh, Northern Eire, has been charged with human trafficking offences.
He modified into arrested in the early hours of Friday on the M40 in Beaconsfield, Buckinghamshire, and can appear before Chelmsford magistrates on Monday.
The bodies of the 39 Vietnamese nationals were came across on the Waterglade Industrial Estate in a container which had been shipped to shut by Purfleet from Zeebrugge in Belgium.
Ten formative years, including two 15-year-conventional boys, were among the eight women and 31 males.
Mr Kennedy, of Corkley Street in Darkley, has been charged with conspiracy to express up or facilitate the go of contributors with a peep to exploitation, and conspiracy to facilitate the associated rate of a breach of UK immigration law.
Lorry driver Maurice Robinson, 25, of Laurel Drive, Craigavon, has been charged with 39 counts of manslaughter and can appear at the Broken-down Bailey in London on Monday.
Three totally different those that were arrested on suspicion of manslaughter and conspiracy to site traffic other folks were released on bail.
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