Northern Irish truck driver pleads guilty over Vietnamese truck deaths

LONDON (Reuters) - Northern Irish truck driver Maurice Robinson has pleaded guilty to 39 counts of manslaughter related to the deaths of Vietnamese people found in a shipping container in southeast England last year, British media reported on Wednesday.

A second man, a British-Romanian dual national charged with the same offences, had pleaded not guilty in a criminal court hearing, the BBC reported.

Reporting by David Milliken, editing by Estelle Shirbon


source: Reuters
2020-04-08 18:32
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