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Drone drug drop thwarted at B.C. prison

Drone drug drop thwarted at B.C. prison
From CBC - January 12, 2018

Prison officials say they foiled an attempt to smuggle contraband into the Matsqui Institution in the Fraser Valley using a drone.

The package, which was dropped behind prison walls Dec.23, contained59 grams of THC butter and tobacco estimated to be worthmore than $26,000.

Alert staff members spotted the drone hovering late at night and seized the package when it was dropped, according to a news release.

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