Man charged with human trafficking over Essex lorry deaths

Christopher Kennedy, a 23 year old man has been arrested on Friday and charged with human trafficking following the deaths of 39 Vietnamese people in a lorry in Essex. Northern Ireland based Kennedy is due to appear in court today.

Kennedy is accused of conspiracy to facilitate the transportation of people with a view to exploitation and conspiracy to facilitate the commission of a breach of UK immigration law.

Five others have also been arrested in connection with the deaths.


Source: Uk Haulier

Man charged with human trafficking over Essex lorry deaths

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