An Estonian suspected of unlawfully transporting people across state borders was detained in northern Lithuania on Thursday, local authorities said.
© DELFI / Ainis Gurevičius

Police pulled over the 30-year-old Estonian citizen's Volvo V70 in a gas station in the Panevėžys district. Four undocumented individuals with Asian features were present in the vehicle.

All of five were detained. Lithuanian police have opened an investigation.

BNS
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