January 8, 2023 GMT
Officials investigate death at Northern California jail
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. (AP) — Authorities are investigating the weekend death of an incarcerated person at a jail in the San Francisco Bay Area, sheriff’s officials said Sunday.
The person suffered a medical emergency Saturday shortly after being booked into Maguire Correctional Facility in Redwood City, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff’s Office.
The victim died at a hospital about three hours later, according to a statement from the sheriff’s office.
The San Mateo County District Attorney’s Office will lead the investigation into the death.
The person’s name was withheld pending notification of family.