Medicine smuggled into HMP Northumberland disguised as solicitors’ letters
A pub landlady allowed her premises for use as a medication manufacturing facility the place pretend solicitors’ letters had been dipped in psychoactive substances earlier than being despatched into HMP Northumberland.
Preston landlady Lorraine Jackson permitted the cellar and supervisor’s lodging of her pub, The Gamull, for use as a base for the illicit operation, Lancs Dwell experiences. Sheets of paper had been dipped into the Class B drug spice and posted to the Acklington jail, the place police mentioned they may very well be bought for as a lot as £900.
The letters had been despatched to HMP Northumberland with Rule 39 stamp and the identify ABV Solicitors – that means jail workers weren’t allowed to view the contents. However suspicious workers found the identify was pretend and altered police.