Hammers and shivs used in Mexico prison riot that killed 49
Latin America & the Caribbean

Hammers and shivs used in Mexico prison riot that killed 49

MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) — Mexico’s deadliest prison brawl in many years was a bloodbath in which inmates attacked each other with hammers, cudgels and makeshift blades, authorities said Friday, underlining yet again the power that drug cartels wield inside many of the country’s lockups. Jaime Rodriguez, governor of the northern state of Nuevo Leon, said … Continue reading