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Correctional Service Canada seizes over $2 million in illegal goods

Over 30,000 dollars worth of contraband items seized at Collins Bay Institution last week, including tobacco, drugs and cellphone accessories. Global News

Correctional Service Canada has announced a seizure of contraband and illegal items worth just shy of $2.5 million.

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The items, which were seized between Nov. 16 and Nov. 23, include tobacco, drugs, cell phones and cell phone accessories.

In a statement, Corrections says the Ontario Provincial Police penitentiary squad is investigating the seizure and its circumstances.

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