Smugglers use flaming SOCKS to burn holes in security netting around prison walls to sneak in drugs
| Daily Mail Reporter
7/15/2019 6:39 AM EST
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Smugglers are lobbing flaming socks over jail fences to burn holes in security netting – allowing drones to fly in and drop off packages stuffed with drugs and mobile phones.
The bizarre method is thought to have started at Leeds jail, but is now believed to be ‘widespread’ at prisons where security netting is installed to stop what are called ‘throw-overs’.
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