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4 people have been charged in the Texas semitruck smuggling operation that left 53 migrants dead

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More than 50 people were found dead in an abandoned tractor trailer. The trailer was found in San Antonio, Texas. The cause of death has not yet been determined, police said. The incident is under investigation, authorities said. For confidential support call the Samaritans on 08457 90 90 90, visit a local Samaritans branch or see
3 months ago·San Antonio, United States

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Two more men charged in truck smuggling incident that killed 53 migrants in Texas

The suspected driver of a truck packed with dozens of migrants who died in sweltering heat during a smuggling attempt in Texas and an accused conspirator were charged in U.S. federal court on Wednesday with human trafficking offenses.

3 months ago·United Kingdom
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Four men charged after police find links to Texas migrant deaths

Federal authorities have charged four men in connection with the deaths of at least 53 migrants who were left in an abandoned trailer truck Monday evening in Texas.

3 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Two men charged with weapons possession in connection to San Antonio trailer

The driver of the truck and two other people were arrested shortly after the incident, officials said

3 months ago·London, United Kingdom
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Suspect in Texas migrant deaths in court; dozens inside truck at a border checkpoint, AP reports

Homero Zamorano Jr., 45, was arrested Wednesday and charged with one count of smuggling resulting in death.

3 months ago·United States
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Two Americans face capital charges in Texas migrant deaths case

Federal prosecutors announced capital smuggling charges Wednesday against two men they say were involved with the truck found on the side of a San Antonio road with the bodies of dozens of dead illegal immigrants packed inside.

3 months ago·Washington, United States
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4 people have been charged in the Texas semitruck smuggling operation that left 53 migrants dead

Four people have been arrested and charged after 53 migrants died in what one Homeland Security Investigations agent called the deadliest human smuggling incident in US history.

3 months ago·Atlanta, United States
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