Name of woman who died at Oklahoma County jail is released

Rita Hyatt, 60, died Saturday while being detained at Oklahoma County jail, authorities said.
FROM STAFF REPORTS Modified: August 18, 2014 at 5:58 pm •  Published: August 19, 2014

Foul play is not suspected in the weekend death of an Oklahoma County jail inmate, authorities said.

Rita Hyatt, 60, died Saturday at the jail, the Oklahoma Bureau of Investigation reported.

Hyatt was jailed Aug. 1, on complaints of possession of a controlled and dangerous substance and possession of drug paraphernalia.

The state medical examiner’s office will perform an autopsy to determine a cause of death, the OSBI reported. has disabled the comments for this article.