A riot has surfaced at Apple partner manufacturer Foxconn’s iPhone 5 plant.
In a statement, the Taiwanese-owned company said: ‘A personal dispute between several employees escalated into an incident involving some 2,000 workers at approximately 11pm last night in a privately-managed dormitory.
More than 5,000 police were apparently sent to bring the riot at the Foxconn factory under control. It’s reported that 40 workers were injured.
“The fight is over now… we’re still investigating the cause of the fight and the number of people involved,” said Foxconn spokesman Louis Woo.