Scores killed in Mexico prison riot

Associated Press
The warden of Apodaca correctional state facility, Filiberto Cecena, briefs the relatives of inmates standing on the other side of a gate as he stands on the hood of a patrol car in Apodaca on the outskirts of Monterrey, Mexico, Sunday Feb. 19, 2012.  A fight among inmates at the prison led to a riot that killed dozens on Sunday, according to a security official. (AP Photo/Hans Maximo Musielik)

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An inmate riot that may have been staged to cover a breakout killed 44 prisoners Sunday, and the jail's director and all guards on duty at the time have been detained, a security official said.

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