Brazil prisoners take more than 120 hostages

By Agence France-Presse
Sunday, May 18, 2014 4:16 EDT
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Brazil prisoners take more than 120 hostages (via AFP)

Inmates in a prison in the northeastern Brazilian state of Sergipe took 122 hostages – nearly all of them visiting inmate relatives, a prison official told AFP. Prison spokeswoman Sandra Melo said that there were four prison guards among the hostages…

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