May 18, 2018 08:04 AM
Updated on May 18, 2018 08:15 AM The riot that occurred this Thursday afternoon in the Fénix Penitentiary Community, located in Barquisimeto, Lara state, left 11 dead.
The journalist Karina Peraza reported on her Twitter account that among the deceased are two prison guards. “The corpses are already in the morgue of the Central Hospital Antonio María Pineda,” he wrote.
It indicated that the relatives of the deputy to the National Assembly Gilber Caro do not know the condition in which it is after the fact. The parliamentarian has a transfer order to Ramo Verde that has not been made effective.
On the other hand, the journalist Ramón Veliz reported that the situation was generated because the prisoners asked for changes in the directive due to the mistreatment they received from the custodians.
# 17May Another injured man entered the emergency room of the Central Hospital of #Barquisimeto He was an inmate, he has no identity, he was taken by ambulance and he died, it is part of the Fénix Lara mutiny. Even at the morgue the corpses brought by the CICPC do not enter. 9:30 pm – Karina Peraza (@KaryPerazaR) May 18, 2018
# 17May Phoenix Mutiny in Lara results in 10:35 pm, 11 dead, of which two are prison guards and 9 are in custody. The corpses are already in the morgue of the Central Hospital Antonio María Pineda #Barquisimeto #Suces – Karina Peraza (@KaryPerazaR) May 18, 2018
# 17May Relatives of the deputy of @Popular will @gilbercaro They do not know anything about their condition after this riot that left 11 people dead. The now political prisoner is imprisoned in Fénix Lara even when he has a transfer order to Ramo Verde #Barquisimeto #Suces – Karina Peraza (@KaryPerazaR) May 18, 2018
Mutiny in prison of Phoenix in Lara has left one dead and several wounded. Prisoners requested changes to the directive and complained about alleged ill-treatment by the prison guards. – Right Ramón Véliz (@RamonVeliz) May 18, 2018