Inquest in the death of Jeffrey Elliott announced

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Inquest in the death of Jeffrey Elliott announced

Ministry of the Solicitor General

GUELPH, ON, May 10 - Dr. Karen J. Acheson, Regional Supervising Coroner for Central West Ontario, today announced that an inquest will be held in the death of Jeffrey Elliott. Mr. Elliott died August 29, 2003, at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto following complications of infection to a hand wound he sustained while he was in custody at Central North Correctional Centre in Penetanguishene. The inquest is expected to last five days and will hear from approximately 17 witnesses. The inquest will begin at 9:30 a.m. on Monday, September 13, 2004, at the Midland Court House, 605 Yonge Street. Dr. P. Savage will preside as inquest coroner. Disponible en fran├žais www.mpss.jus.gov.on.caFor further information: Dr. Karen J. Acheson, Regional Supervising Coroner, Central West, Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services, (519) 837-6330