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Inquest Into The Death Of Dwane Turk Announced

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Inquest Into The Death Of Dwane Turk Announced

Sudbury -- Dr. Craig Muir, Regional Supervising Coroner for North Region, Sudbury Office, today announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Dwane Turk.

Mr. Turk, age 55, died on March 22, 2011, while an inmate at the North Bay District Jail. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.

The inquest will examine the events surrounding Mr. Turk's death.  The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing similar deaths.

Dr. S. Bodley will be the presiding coroner.

Details regarding the date and location will be announced when the information becomes available. 

Media Contacts

  • Dr. Craig Muir

    Regional Supervising Coroner for North Region, Sudbury Office

    705-564-6149

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