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Mississippi Prison Riot

Inmates Rioted Because Of Alleged Mistreatment: FBI

AP | HOLBROOK MOHR | Posted 08.13.2012 | Crime

JACKSON, Miss. — A deadly riot at a prison for undocumented immigrants in Mississippi was started by a group of Mexican inmates angry about what the...

Deadly Prison Riot Was Started By Gang, Sheriff Says

AP | HOLBROOK MOHR | Posted 07.21.2012 | Crime

By HOLBROOK MOHR, Associated Press JACKSON, Miss. -- As many as 300 inmates, some of them armed with makeshift weapons such as broomsticks, rioted ...

Prison Riot Leaves Guard Dead, 8 Hurt

AP | By HOLBROOK MOHR | Posted 07.20.2012 | Crime

BRANDON, Miss. -- A guard was killed and, at one point, hostages were taken during a riot at a Mississippi prison that holds undocumented immigrants, ...