Refugees are discovered at Rosslare Port

Tuesday 01 March 2016 08.49
Gardaí said the refugees are being processed by immigration
Gardaí said the refugees are being processed by immigration

A number of refugees have been discovered at Rosslare Port in Co Wexford.

It is understood the refugees are from Afghanistan. 

Gardaí said the group is being processed by immigration.

It follows the discovery of a number of refugees in a truck on the Waterford-New Ross road at the weekend.

It is understood that up to nine refugees were found on Saturday afternoon.