Gardaí investigating after three men found concealed in truck in Galway 4 months ago

Gardaí investigating after three men found concealed in truck in Galway

The men were detained under the Immigration Act.

Three men, believed to be from Sudan, have been detained by Gardaí after being discovered concealed in the body of a truck in Galway.

Gardaí at Mill Street attended the scene at Fisheries Field on Wednesday (24 July) following reports that the men were hidden within the vehicle.

Upon conducting a search, investigating Gardaí located the three men.

They were subsequently detained under Section 13 of the Immigration Act and taken to Galway Garda Station.

A Garda spokesperson has stated that all three men have undergone a medical assessment and are said to be in good health.

The Garda National Immigration Bureau has been notified and the individuals are being processed.

Investigations are ongoing.