Another riot erupts in Bilibid after last month's brawl


Posted at Nov 09 2020 10:55 AM

Facade of the New Bilibid Prison in Muntinlupa on September 18, 2019. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News/file

MANILA - A riot erupted in the national penitentiary Monday, a month after 9 prisoners were killed in a brawl, the Bureau of Corrections said.

Investigation is ongoing.

Last month, 7 inmates were also wounded in a riot between "Sputnik" and "Commando" gangs at the east quadrant of the New Bilibid Prison's maximum security compound. 

More details to follow.

--Report from Bianca Dava, ABS-CBN News

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