Like a scene out of a movie.
The gang that helped free one of France's most notorious criminals from prison used drones for reconnaissance as part of preparation for the jail break, the country's justice minister said Monday.
Prisons are supposed to be the most difficult buildings to escape from. Yet inmates still break free -- sometimes with dramatic helicopter stunts, sometimes just by slipping through the cracks (literally).
The first time Redoine Faid escaped from prison five years ago, he blasted his way out with explosives.