Woman found dead in Cleveland County Jail

Authorities are investigating after a woman was found dead in the Cleveland County Jail early Sunday.

According to the Moore Police Department, the woman was booked into the jail on municipal warrants late Saturday.

The Cleveland County Sheriff's Office says the woman was checked out by medical personnel at the jail and deemed fit to be incarcerated. She was then placed in a cell by herself.

Around 4:30 a.m. the woman was found unresponsive by jail personnel. She was then transported to the hospital where she was pronounced dead.

The identity of the woman has not been released. The Cleveland County Sheriff's Office is investigating the incident.