Two lorry drivers charged over Tilbury docks death

Two lorry drivers have been charged after a man was found dead inside a shipping container at Tilbury docks in Essex earlier this month.

Stephen McLaughlin, 34, of Rose Park, Limavady, Londonderry and Timothy Murphy, 33 of Elmgrove, Londonderry, are both charged with conspiring to facilitate illegal entry into the UK, police said.

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Two lorry drivers charged over Tilbury docks death

The man was found dead inside a shipping container on August 16th. Credit: PA

Two men have been charged over the death of a man found inside a shipping container at Tilbury docks in Essex earlier this month.

Stephen McLaughlin, 34, of Rose Park, Limavady, Londonderry and Timothy Murphy, 33 of Elmgrove, Londonderry, are both charged with conspiring to facilitate illegal entry into the UK, police said.

Both men are lorry drivers, police added.

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