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Prisoners escape en masse in revolt in the prison, Brazil

Prisoners escape en masse in revolt in the prison, Brazil

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A revolt of inmates in a Brazilian prison is Monday night (local time), a large number of the prisoners had escaped.

The military police reported that between 200 and 300 persons to the district names. The management of the prison spoke of 55 escaped prisoners.

About the reason of the rebellion in the cell area in Franco da Rocha, in the São Paulo state authorities have no announcements made.

Inmates founded multiple fires at the psychiatric department of the prison. In the chaos that arose, knew a large number of prisoners to a neighbouring forest to flee.

Kill

Sunday fell 25 killed in battles between rival groups in the prison of Boa Vista in northern Brazil.

Seven prisoners were reportedly beheaded, and six prisoners burned during the riots in the detention centre. According to local media, the inmates armed with knives and wooden sticks.

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