Lancashire man smuggled migrants into UK - in a horsebox
Two men who were part of a crime group which smuggled migrants into the UK have been jailed following an investigation by the National Crime Agency.
The people smuggling attempt was organised by Saleh Khaled Farhan, 44, a UK citizen of Kuwaiti origin living in Blackburn.
Stephen Gardner, 31, originally from Beccles in Suffolk but living in Spain, used his international horse transportation business as a cover for the venture, hiding at least three people in his vehicle and bringing them into the UK from France on 21 May 2016.
He was moving four horses from Europe to the UK at the same... read more
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