RIO DE JANEIRO – Police in northeastern Brazil seized a 12-gauge shotgun from a prison inmate Thursday afternoon. Military Police (PM) working on a tip, found the weapon along with other contraband items, while searching a jail in Mamanguape, Paraíba.
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Brazil News RIO DE JANEIRO – Correctional officers in northeastern Brazil captured a house cat carrying contraband items into a prison last Sunday. Officials at the facility in Alagoas state said the cat carried hacksaw blades, drill bits, a cellphone … Continue reading
Brazil Crime & Punishment News CURITIBA, Brazil — Two jail inmates tried to escape custody on Tuesday, hidden in garbage bags, reported online media. Police said the attempted escape occurred around noon, when they serve lunch to the inmates.