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Second man held over people found in Tilbury Docks container

A second man has been arrested in Northern Ireland in connection with the death of a man and discovery of 34 other immigrants in a shipping container at Tilbury Docks, Essex Police said.

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Police search more containers in Tilbury Docks

Police are searching around 50 shipping containers after more than 30 people were found in one of them on a ferry at Tilbury Docks.

Superintendent Trevor Rowe from Essex Police said searches were continuing to establish whether any others contained people.

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