CCTV: Man jailed for attempting to fly drugs into prison using drone

A man who brazenly attempted to fly a drone carrying drugs and mobile phones into HMP Pentonville Prison has been jailed at Blackfriars Crown Court.

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CCTV image issued by the Metropolitan Police of a drone with a bag attached to it by a length of cord, being intercepted by a police officer (left), as drug dealer Charlie Adifiyi, 21, of Islington, north London, was jailed for three years at Blackfriars Crown Court, after he attempted to fly the drone loaded with cannabis and mobile phones into HMP Pentonville on August 14 last year.

CCTV image issued by the Metropolitan Police of a drone with a bag attached to it by a length of cord, being intercepted by a police officer (left), as drug dealer Charlie Adifiyi, 21, of Islington, north London, was jailed for three years at Blackfriars Crown Court, after he attempted to fly the drone loaded with cannabis and mobile phones into HMP Pentonville on August 14 last year.

Charlie Adifiyi, 21, of Islington, north London, who was jailed for three years at Blackfriars Crown Court, after he attempted to fly a drone loaded with cannabis and mobile phones into HMP Pentonville

Charlie Adifiyi, 21, of Islington, north London, who was jailed for three years at Blackfriars Crown Court, after he attempted to fly a drone loaded with cannabis and mobile phones into HMP Pentonville