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25 inmates killed in Brazil prison clash

At least 25 inmates died Sunday in clashes between two rival factions in a prison in far northern Brazil, local media reported citing police.

Among the dead, seven were beheaded and six burned to death in fighting at a prison in Boa Vista, the capital of Roraima state, the news site G1 reported, citing local police.

 

Topics: Brazil , crime , prison , riot
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