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Freedom through a sewer system

3 years 11 months 2 weeks ago February 04, 2013 Feb 4, 2013 Monday, February 04 2013 February 04, 2013 6:27 PM in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Michael Marsh

An investigation is underway in Brazil after 27 convicts made a prison break by crawling through the sewer system. It happened at the Bangu Prison in Rio de Janeiro state. Thirty-one prisoners tried to escape, 27 got out, and four were caught still inside the sewer system. There's no background on the types of crimes the convicts were serving time for or how dangerous they may be. Rio state's Prison Affairs Department did not respond to repeated requests for more details.

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