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Contraband seized at Collins Bay Institution in suspected drone drop

Large quantities of marijuana and tobacco have been confiscated in a suspected drone drop at Collins Bay Institution. Global News

A large quantity of contraband has been seized at Collins Bay Institution.

Correctional Service Canada says multiple packages were seized after a suspected drone drop on July 31.

Read more: Drugs, cellphones seized during suspected drone drops at Collins Bay: CSC

CSC says 1.15 kilograms of tobacco and 549 grams of marijuana were confiscated.

“The Correctional Service of Canada uses a number of tools to prevent drugs from entering its institutions,” says CSC in a press release.

Read more: Weapons, drugs, tobacco seized in suspected drone drop at Collins Bay Institution

CSC also works with police to prevent contraband from coming into the facilities.

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