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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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Afghans being treated for hypothermia and dehydration

Thirty of the Afghans rescued from a shipping container in Tilbury have been treated for hypothermia and dehydration, police said.

They have now been released from hospital but are still being spoken to about their ordeal.

Once the interviews have been completed, they will be passed into the care of the Border Force.

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