106.7 The Fan All News 99.1 WNEW CBS Sports Radio 1580

Former DC Mayor Released From Hospital

View Comments
Latest News

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

WASHINGTON — D.C. Councilmember and former mayor Marion Barry has been released from Howard University Hospital after a 16-day stay.

Barry’s spokeswoman, LaToya Foster, says he was released Monday. Barry’s office has not specified what the 77-year-old was being treated for.

The former four-term mayor has suffered from a variety of ailments, including prostate cancer and diabetes. He underwent a kidney transplant in 2009.

Barry represents the poorest of the District of Columbia’s wards on the council. He was elected to a third consecutive term in 2012.

(© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus