Breaking: Nearly 1,000 prisoners have broken out of prison in Egypt amongst the chaos in the streets.
Not only will this likely result in a huge increase in looting and crime, but also murders. Already, the head of the prison in Western Egypt has been killed by the jail-breakers.
[Update 1:50 a.m. Cairo, 6:50 p.m. ET] – Roughly 1,000 prisoners have escaped from Prison Demu in Fayoum, southwest of Cairo, state-run Nile TV reported early Sunday. The inmates are “on the streets causing chaos and families are scared,” according to Nile TV.