SANTA ANA (AP) — Orange County sheriff’s deputies say a woman who was arrested for a drunken driving-related offense and hospitalized for high blood pressure on July 1 has died.
Officials told The Orange County Register on Thursday that 54-year-old Charlotte Engle of Huntington Beach died Wednesday after she was taken off of life support.READ MORE: Exclusive Video: Glenn Allen Brooks, 61, Of Huntington Beach Arrested Thursday In Connection To Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol Riot
Authorities say Engle was being booked at the Orange County Jail when it was determined she had high blood pressure, so she was taken to Western Medical Center.READ MORE: DUI Suspect Arrested In Deadly Traffic Collision That Killed 2 People On 110 Freeway In South LA Sunday
Deputies say the county coroner will conduct an autopsy. All in-custody deaths are investigated by the district attorney’s office.MORE NEWS: LAPD Report On Echo Park Protest Says Better System For Tracking Projectiles And Dealing With Independent Journalists Needed
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