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Baby amongst 'immigrants' found in lorry in Hatfield

The lorry Image copyright BCH Road Policing
Image caption Police were called to reports of a banging noise coming from inside an LGV parked in Goldsmith Way, Hatfield at 15:00 BST

A three-month-old baby among 21 suspected illegal immigrants found inside a lorry, police have said.

Police were called to reports of a banging noise coming from inside the LGV while it was parked in Goldsmith Way, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, at about 15:00 BST.

All the lorry's occupants had been treated by paramedics and were safe and well, the force said.

The Border Agency has been informed, it added.

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