More Than 1,000 Migrants Escape From Mexican Detention Centre
Friday, April 26, 2019, 7:37 PM
At least 1,300 mainly Cuban migrants escaped Thursday from detention centre in southern Mexico after threatening to set fire to the facility to protest against overcrowding. The escape occurred at dinner time when several inmates mutinied at the center in Tapachula, in the southern state of Chiapas, according to witnesses. It said 700 returned soon after leaving, but around 600 others were unaccounted for.