Police officers patrol during a riot in Socabaya prison in Arequipa

About 200 prisoners started a mutiny in the early hours of the day, injuring prison guards and taking four hostages, including the prison director, according to local media. All hostages were later released, and the riot continued as the prisoners demanded improvements to prison conditions and medical attention, local reports added.
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