Did OC Jail Staff Do Enough to Prevent Anaheim Woman's Death?
September 18, 2019
Lisa Martinez fell into a coma by the time she finished her jail sentence last summer at Orange County Global Medical Center in Santa Ana. Family members finally visited the 52-year-old Anaheim woman after being freed from custody only to make the difficult decision of ending life-support days later. She had complained of stroke-like symptoms to a deputy on July 5, 2018 before being transferred from Orange County Jail to the hospital the following morning.
Relatives continue to question if jail staff did all they could to properly treat Martinez.
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