Stowaway found in Eyemouth
A man was detained under the Immigration Act after being found in the back of an HGV at Eyemouth Freezers.
A spokesman for Eyemouth Freezers said: “We received a delivery of equipment on behalf of a contractor and when the wagon driver got out and opened the back he found a stowaway. He quickly closed it again and we rang the police.”
It’s believed the lorry came from Belgium and came to the UK via Calais.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: “Police in the Borders attended at a business premises in Eyemouth on Wednesday, March 22, after a 33-year-old man was found in the rear of a HGV.”