Prison Apodaca is located 225 km from the border with Texas. Members of drug cartel to include imprisoned for drug trafficking between Mexico and the United States.
At the announcement of violence, dozens of parents were on hand at the image of a woman who denounces the attitude of the police prevented families who have to go inside, “We we must listen, there are many members of my family here and there are many innocent prisoners who are injured. We need ambulances, we want the governor listens to us. Inside there are many innocent people “.
The victims were beaten, stabbed and beaten with stones during the brawl.
The prison is overcapacity in 3000 with 1,500 seats held for official.
Another battle between rival gangs had already killed 31 people in January in northern Mexico.