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Police arrest two after drone drops drugs off at Napanee jail

November 18, 2020  By The Canadian Press

NAPANEE, Ont. — Police say they have arrested two people for allegedly flying drugs into a jail using a drone.

Provincial police say they were contacted on Oct. 26 after a drone dropped off a package in the Quinte Region Detention Centre.

Correctional staff seized a quantity of illicit drugs, but police say inmates did get some items.

Ontario Provincial Police say they arrested the two people from Kingston, Ont., in the city last Friday.


They also say they seized drugs, a drone, cash, ammunition and scales at the time of the arrests.

Both accused are facing drug and weapons charges and will appear in court Jan. 12.

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