Traffickers, undocumented migrants arrested near Thessaloniki

Two foreign nationals, the driver and co-driver of a truck, were arrested on Saturday in the area of Kolhiko near Thessaloniki, for the illegal transport of undocumented migrants.

According to police the two suspects, aged 36 and 31, had hidden in their truck 29 undocumented migrants.

During the investigation it was revealed that the migrants got into Greece from Evros, on the Greek-Turkish borders, and had paid the suspects for their transfer to Thessaloniki.

The arrested will be sent to Thessaloniki prosecutor.

Source ANA-MPA
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