Tip-off leads to capture of 15 stowaways

Immigration officials have detained 15 suspected illegal immigrants at Magna Park near Lutterworth after being tipped off by a member of the public.

Immigration officials have detained 15 suspected illegal immigrants at Magna Park near Lutterworth after being tipped off by a member of the public.

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Immigration officials have detained 15 suspected illegal immigrants at Magna Park near Lutterworth after being tipped off by a member of the public.

A Leicestershire Police spokesman said that officers had been called to the huge warehousing and logistic centre between Bitteswell and Lutterworth after a member of the public spotted people acting suspiciously near the back of a lorry.

A total of 15 people were eventually arrested, including three family groups and four single adults.

 

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