Drone pair sentenced

Dean Fletcher.
Dean Fletcher.

Two men have been sentenced for trying to smuggle drugs into a Lancaster prison with a drone.

In April 2016 Dean Fletcher and Sean Weaver from Manchester, were caught near HMP Lancaster Farms with drugs and a drone device.

Sean Weaver.

Sean Weaver.

Both were arrested and Fletcher received four years eight months in prison with a further term of four years and two months to run concurrent. Weaver received16 months prisonsuspended.