Prisoners held mutiny and make prison officers hostage in Manaus

The inmates set fire to mattresses and took three people hostage
06/09/2017 16h27 - Updated 8/09/2017 15h36
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Interior of the Provisional Detention Center Female (CDPF), located no Km 8 that BR-174 (Manaus - Boa Vista), They conducted a mutiny on the afternoon of Wednesday (6), in prison unit.

According to preliminary information, the inmates set fire to mattresses and did three prison guards hostage. There are wounded information nor the riot reason.

The Fire Department said the corporation was driven to the site. The Mobile Emergency Service (Samu), It was also deployed in the place. "I was requested support. Our operations center will move a car there ", said Sergeant, Janderson Lopes, the advice from the Fire Department.

The advice of the Department of Penitentiary Administration (SEAP), He reported that around 15:10 CDPF registered the beginning of a change in the unit during the locking procedure. SEAP teams are in the unit to control the situation and the military police have been mobilized to provide support.

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