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Two found guilty of killing 39 migrants in truck container – Sydney Morning Herald

UK prosecutors said the Vietnamese victims of the people smuggling operation were recording goodbye messages to family members as the air ran out.

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Two other suspects, Christopher Kennedy and Valentin Calota, were also convicted of people-smuggling on Monday at the end of a 10-week trial.
Several others have pleaded guilty in the case, including hauling company boss Ronan Hughes, 41, and truck driver Maurice Robinson, 26, who picked up the container in England and has admitted 39 counts of manslaughter.
The lorry in which 39 bodies were found in Essex.Credit:Getty Images
Prosecutors said all the suspects were part of a gang that charged about…

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