A riot has broken out at the Reeves County Detention Center.
"We do not have anything in control," said a detention officer from the facility. "Everything is out of control." The detention officer said a medical dispute between inmates and staff might have sparked the riot.
According to officials, several fires have broken out throughout the jail grounds. One prisoner was taken to a nearby hospital by ambulance.The Reeves County Detention Center is run by the Geo Group and houses federal inmates who are being held on immigration charges.
Wells Fargo Bank funds the GEO Group & people have attacked them in the past for that very reason.