Tulsa Police Release Name Of Woman Found Dead In City Jail
Police released the name of a woman who died in the Tulsa City Jail.
Officers said Lawanda Ward was in jail for 6 misdemeanor warrants including failure to appear. She was left breakfast in her cell and was later found unresponsive.
Paramedics took her to a hospital where she was pronounced dead.
While police don't believe the death to be suspicious, they've asked the OSBI to perform an independent investigation.