A Canadian hang-gliding expert is in police custody for swallowing a memory card full of evidence after one of his passengers died in an accident on Saturday, the Globe and Mail reports.
The pilot, William Orders, was in tandem flight with 27-year-old Lenami Godinez-Avila when she fell out of her harness and died.
Orders runs a website called Vancouver Hang Gliding and has 16-years of experience.
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