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Brazil prison riot: 57 killed, several beheaded

Jul 30, 2019 03:47 IST

At least 57 prisoners were killed by other inmates during clashes between rival gangs at a prison in northern Brazil on Monday. Officials said 16 of the victims were decapitated. The count of victims could rise after the search of the prison. Prison officials said a fight between criminal groups at the Altamira prison erupted during breakfast. The Inmates also set fires that prevented authorities from entering parts of the facility for about five hours, according to the officials

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