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Nearly a hundred prisoners escaped through tunnel out of a Brazilian prison

Nearly a hundred prisoners escaped through tunnel out of a Brazilian prison

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Nearly a hundred prisoners Thursday morning escaped from the Parnamirim prison in the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Norte. The men were able to escape by a homemade tunnel nearly thirty meters long.

Prior to the escape was a big fight in scene to the guards to lead. No one was injured in the brawl.

Ondetussen knew a total of 91 prisoners to escape. According to the ministry of Justice and Citizenship in Brazil goes to be the greatest escape ever in the province.

Once outside, dumped the men in their blue and white clothing. Henchmen were according to the police outside the jail waiting with two cars and a motorcycle.

Nine men were later in the day be picked up by the police after a large-scale search operation by 36 surrounding villages. The darkness made it difficult to get more people back to find. The search for the others prisoners go by.

Crowded

In January of this year, also knew all fourteen people to escape from the exact same prison. That also happened through a tunnel. In the Parnamirim prison space for 436 persons, but prior to the outbreak, there were 589 people locked up.

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