Guatemala City, 20 May
At least six prisoners have been killed in a clash between prisoners at a prison in western Guatemala. Police gave this information on Wednesday. Officials said the incident occurred on Tuesday in a prison in the province of Cotejaltenego, where 2,250 prisoners were kept. Photos of the scene show several bodies. It was not immediately clear whether the authorities managed to control the situation in the jail. There have already been clashes in the crowded jails of Guatemala.