Ten teenagers and woman who sent final text to family among those formally identified

Ten teenagers were among the 39 Vietnamese people found dead in a refrigerated lorry in Essex last month, the youngest of them being two 15-year-old boys, police have revealed.

Detectives have completed identification of the bodies found in the container, which was shipped from Belgium to Essex on 23 October, and confirmed that all the victims, 31 males and eight females, were Vietnamese. As well as the two children aged 15, Dinh Dinh Binh and Nguyen Huy Hung, there was one 17-year-old, four 18-year-olds and three 19-year-olds.

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Friday, November 8, 2019 - 9:44am

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