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Woman dies while in custody at Cook County Jail

Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Chicago Sun-Times

A woman died early Wednesday after she became unresponsive while in custody at Cook County Jail, according to the Cook County Medical Examiner’s office.


Tamika Burden, 30, was taken to Saint Anthony Hospital, where she died at 1:44 a.m., the medical examiner’s office said.

A spokesman for the Cook County Sheriff’s office did not immediately return messages for comment.

An autopsy for Burden is scheduled for Wednesday, the medical examiner’s office said.



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