14 people found hidden in back of truck at Rosslare port

first_img14 people found hidden in back of truck at Rosslare port The 12 males and two women are believed to be in good health. Sunday 2 Apr 2017, 5:57 PM Share512 Tweet Email2 88 Comments http://jrnl.ie/3320458 By Michelle Hennessy Short URL Image: truck image via Shutterstock 21,680 Views GARDA IMMIGRATION OFFICERS have discovered 14 people in the back of a truck at Rosslare Port in Co Wexford.The truck arrived in Rosslare shortly after 2pm today on an Irish ferry from France.The 14 people were discovered in a refrigerated trailer unit  by garda immigration officers during a routine search. It is understood the lorry was transporting a load of fruit.The 12 males and two women are believed to be in good health, though one person was taken to Wexford General Hospital “as a precaution” according to gardaí. One young male is understood to have been part of the group, accompanied by his parents.Investigations are ongoing.Read: Six more teenagers from ‘The Jungle’ migrant camp arrive in Ireland> Apr 2nd 2017, 5:57 PM Image: truck image via Shutterstock Tweet thisShare on FacebookEmail this articlelast_img