Inquest into the Death of Mr. John Caleb Ross Announced
Dr. Jennifer Arvanitis, Regional Supervising Coroner for Central Region, Central East Office, today announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Mr. John Caleb Ross.
Mr. Ross, 21, died on April 13, 2014, at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre following a shooting by the York Regional Police Service. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.
The inquest will examine the events surrounding Mr. Ross' death. The jury may make recommendations aimed at preventing similar deaths.
Details regarding the date and location will be provided when the information becomes available. Dr. David H. Evans will preside as inquest coroner.