D.C. Police ID Woman Who Died After Being Held

WASHINGTON (AP) — Police in Washington have identified a woman who died after being held at the Third District station.

Police say Ukalie Boyd, 42, died Friday night at a local hospital after being transported from the station in Northwest Washington.

The Washington Post reports the woman died Friday night at about 8 p.m.

Officer Hugh Carew said the department’s internal affairs division was investigating the death. The police spokesman would not provide any further details about the circumstances surrounding her death.

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