Drug Drone intercepted at Quebec Detention Center.

Police seized a small amount of cannabis, hashish, tobacco, a drone and a cell phone. (File photo)

A drone drug delivery was intercepted last night at the Quebec Detention Center.

Three suspects aged 22, 24 and 26 were arrested near the prison.

They were released and could face charges of drug possession and trafficking.

Police seized a small amount of cannabis, hashish, tobacco, a drone and a cell phone.

The Division of investigations into major crimes by the Sûreté du Québec has opened an investigation.

Drone intercepted at Quebec prison