Man admits he flew drone carrying marijuana, cell phone onto grounds of Mississippi prison

Man admits he flew drone carrying marijuana, cell phone onto grounds of Mississippi prison
Man admits he flew drone carrying marijuana, cell phone onto grounds of Mississippi prison(Madison County Detention Center)
Published: Apr. 28, 2022 at 9:23 PM CDT
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VICKSBURG, Miss. (WLBT) - A Vicksburg man pleaded guilty to drug charges Thursday.

John Travis Ross, 34, admitted that he flew a drone carrying approximately 60 grams of marijuana, a cell phone, and cell phone cables over a fence onto the grounds of the Central Mississippi Correctional Facility.

This happened in August of 2020. Ross will be sentenced in August of 2022. He faces up to 5 years in prison.

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