Six people killed in prison riot in Guatemala

A riot at the Quetzaltenango prison in Guatemala resulted in the deaths of at least six inmates. This was reported by KTIV on Wednesday, May 19, citing the police.

As specified in the material, a riot broke out in the prison at the end of visiting hours for inmates.

A total of 2,250 inmates are being held at Quetzaltenango Prison.

In January, it became known about the FBI’s decision to introduce additional security measures in U.S. correctional facilities.