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UK police charge man with manslaughter over deaths of 39 people found in truck

London (CNN)A man has been charged by police investigating the deaths of 39 people found dead in a truck trailer outside of London.Maurice Robinson, 25, from Craigavon, Northern Ireland was arrested shortly after the bodies were found in an industrial park in Grays, Essex, on Wednesday. Robinson is due to appear at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court on Monday charged with 39 counts of manslaughter, conspiracy to traffic people, conspiracy to assist unlawful immigration and money laundering.Three other people have been arrested in connection with this investigation: a 48-year-old man from Northern Ireland, and a man and a woman, both 38. They were arrested on suspicion of manslaughter and trafficking-related offenses.Earlier Saturday, police said ...
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