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Five Prisoners Escape from Brazilian Prison

SAO PAULO – Five prisoners at Brazil’s Public Prison at Salto, in the interior of Sao Paulo state, escaped through the wastewater pipe system leading from their cell, local television reported Sunday. The inmates escaped after removing the toilet and … Continue reading

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Four Inmates Escape from Prison in Peru

LIMA – Gunmen helped four inmates escape from the prison in the Andean city of Abancay, located about 970 kilometers (603 miles) southeast of Lima, wounding two guards during the breakout, Peruvian National Penitentiary Institute chief Jorge Leon said on … Continue reading

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