Meth from Heaven? Narco drone falls out of Tijuana sky

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Mexican drug dealers are getting higher than ever — or at least their product is.

Tijuana cops on Tuesday discovered a fallen drone loaded with crystal meth laying in a shopping mall parking lot near the San Ysidro border crossing.

Police reported the drone was saddled with 3 kilos of crystal meth wrapped in plastic packages that were strapped to the drone with masking tape. It’s unclear where the drone was heading, or who was flying it.

1458483_829169823842853_7488154466244423237_nThe drone and the packages via Secretaria de Seguridad Publica Tijuana

The drone was identified as a silver “Spreading Wings S900” model that sells for around $1,500 online. The brand is marketed as a “highly portable, powerful aerial system for the demanding filmmaker” equipped with “new and improved motors [that] make for a much more reliable flight.”

Reliable, that is, if you’re shipping under three kilos of meth. It gets a little wobbly…

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