Tourist caught flying drone over Colosseum

Peruvian tourist cited for violating Rome's drone ban.

Rome police caught a 28-year-old Peruvian tourist flying a drone over the Colosseum on 7 September.

The tourist faces charges of breaking Rome's strict no-fly policy and had his drone confiscated by police.

There are increasing cases of tourists flying drones in Rome despite the ban which was introduced as part of anti-terrorism measures ahead of the Vatican's Jubilee Year in 2015.

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Tourist caught flying drone over Colosseum

Piazza del Colosseo, 1, 00184 Roma RM, Italy