Human traffickers arrested after smuggling Albanian migrants into Britain from France
The group of two Frenchmen and three Albanians, which included a teenager, were caught in northern France after the smuggling ring began to get more ambitious in their attempts to dodge border control agencies.
After tracking the alleged smugglers for several months, police say the “well organised” smuggling network originally moved people across the border in the back of cars to “blend in with the rest of the traffic flow” in the port of Roscoff, Brittany.
But as the smugglers became more ambitous in their trafficking attempts, they started to stash people in the back of a rented minivan... read more
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