Hundreds of prisoners have been the night of Tuesday local time escaped from four prisons in Brazil.
Fangeflugten, which, according to the local media can be up to 1000 inmates, takes place the day before to the prisoners stand to lose their released on licence because of the risk of the spread of the coronavirus.
Prison in the brazilian city of Sao Paulo remains to determine the number of persons who have fled', says.
They fled from the prisons Mongaguá, Tremembé, Porto Feliz and Mirandópolis.
There exists a video on social media which allegedly shows a long stream of prisoners on the way out of a prison.
It has not been possible to verify the authenticity, as well as how the video is recorded.
the state Prison in Sao Paulo announces that, up to udgangstilladelsen to be involved, had been 'the case of lack of obedience'.
the Ban was 'necessary', it sounded far, since 34.000, which takes off and comes back to jail, 'would have been a big risk for the spread of the coronavirus in an at-risk population and create health risks for both prisoners and prison staff'.
It is precisely in Sao Paulo, one of Brazil's most feared fængselsbander raging.
Brazil's overcrowded prisons are struggling, often with fangeoprør between rival gangs. Sometimes they are even fatal.
Sao Paulo is the city in Brazil with the most people. There live over 20 million in the area in and around the city itself.