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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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Tilbury container appears strewn with clothes and bags

Essex Police have released these images of the shipping container from Tilbury Docks that was found to be holding 35 Afghan Sikhs.

The images show the inside of the container half full of liquid containers and strewn with bags and what look like clothes.

The shipping container that was seized at Tilbury Docks after shouts were heard coming from inside Credit: Essex Police
The inside of the container where 35 people travelled into the UK Credit: Essex Police

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