Asylum seekers spotted under lorry in Melksham

Wiltshire Times: Asylum seekers spotted under lorry in Melksham Asylum seekers spotted under lorry in Melksham

Two men who are believed to be from Afghanistan have claimed asylum in the UK after they were discovered by police in Melksham.

A member of the public reported seeing four men climbing out from under a parked lorry on Dunch Lane on Wednesday last week.

Police arrived at the scene a short time later, and arrested two of them, who have now been taken to an immigration centre for processing.

The other two men have not been found.

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