Guards of “Ein Zara” prison, in Tripoli, were able to abort an armed attack against the facility. The attack aimed at releasing inmates.
According to the Reform and Rehabilitation Foundation in Ein Zara area, a group of drunken tried to break into the building to help some prisoners to run away.
Clashes broke out between the guards and attackers, some guards were injured and 4 attackers were caught. The group, reportedly, belongs to Al-Mahgoub brigade.
The statement said that, leaders from the brigade made a phone call to the prison’s management to inquire information about the incident and to disown the act.
The leaders added that the act doesn’t represent the brigade and was held by lawbreakers who should be held responsible.