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[Watch] Shocking images of child hidden in suitcase at Spanish border crossing

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By Seamus Kearney
[Watch] Shocking images of child hidden in suitcase at Spanish border crossing

<p>There is shock over the images of an eight-year-old child found hidden inside a suitcase by Spanish border guards. </p> <p>The boy’s father and a woman are accused of trying to smuggle the child into Europe via a land border crossing in Ceuta, a Spanish enclave in North Africa.</p> <p>It is reported the adults had permits to reside in Spain, but the boy did not.</p> <p>A Spanish court has reportedly ordered the detention of the man from the Ivory Coast.</p> <p>Police say border guards stopped a 19-year-old Moroccan woman who looked nervous as she waited in line.</p> <p>The child was discovered when the woman’s suitcase was put through a scanner.</p>