Six Iraqi immigrants arrested after being found in back of lorry at A141, Chatteris
PUBLISHED: 16:41 08 March 2016 | UPDATED: 16:41 08 March 2016
Five Iraqi men and one woman were found in the back of a lorry on the A141 at Chatteris this afternoon.
All six were taken into custody at King’s Lynn Police Investigation Centre and will be handed over to immigration services.
Police said: “We were called at 1.08pm to reports of concern for people in the back of a lorry in Earith.
“Officers stopped the lorry in New Road, Chatteris.
“A diversion was set up directing traffic off of the bypass down New Road into Chatteris.”