Police: 'Illegal immigrants' found in lorry
Fifteen people suspected of being illegal immigrants have been discovered by police in the back of a lorry in Somerset.
Supt Geoff Wessell of Avon and Somerset Constabulary said members of the public raised the alarm after hearing noises coming from the vehicle.
He said the people inside had been in a distressed state.
Supt Wessell confirmed that the driver of the lorry had been arrested.
19 Aug 2014
- From the section UK