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UK police say 39 people found dead in truck near London were Chinese

Credit: Reuters- Published on October 24, 2019
All the 39 people found dead in a truck to the east of London are believed to be Chinese, British police said on Thursday, adding that raids had been carried out at three properties in Northern Ireland.
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Published on October 24, 2019 -  00:43
39 Found Dead In British Truck
British police were given more time on Thursday to question a driver arrested on suspicion of murder. 39 people were found dead in a refrigerated truck near London. The victims are believed to be Chinese nationals. According to Reuters, the investigation is focusing on human trafficking. Officers searched three properties in the County Armagh area of Northern Ireland. The driver has been unofficially identified as Mo Robinson, from the Portadown area of the British province.

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