Death toll rises to 35 from overdoses during prison uprising in Venezuela, lawmaker says

November 28, 2014 9:45 PM

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Death toll rises to 35 from overdoses during prison uprising in Venezuela, lawmaker says

National Guard officers stand guard outside the David Viloria prison in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. At least 13 prisoners have died of drug overdoses and a further 145 are being treated for intoxication after inmates at the overcrowded prison facility stormed an infirmary during protests demanding better living conditions. (AP Photo/Dedwison Alvarez) (The Associated Press)

A relative of a inmate cries while waiting for information outside the David Viloria prison in Barquisimeto, Venezuela, Thursday, Nov. 27, 2014. At least 13 prisoners have died of drug overdoses and a further 145 are being treated for intoxication after inmates at the overcrowded prison facility in ...

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