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Korydallos guards intercept drug delivery

A foreign national allegedly attempted to smuggle 415 grams of heroin and 212 grams of cannabis into the capital?s high-security Korydallos Prison on Sunday.

The man, who arrived at the jail during morning visiting hours, handed in a refrigerator as well as a bag containing garments to be delivered to a 33-year-old Romanian inmate who is being detained pending trial for robbery.

Following a search by prison guards, the drugs were discovered inside the door of the refrigerator.