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Inquest into the Death of Mr. Mark King Jeffrey Announced

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Inquest into the Death of Mr. Mark King Jeffrey Announced

Ministry of the Solicitor General

Dr. Jennifer Arvanitis, Regional Supervising Coroner for Central Region, Central East Office, today announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Mark King Jeffrey.

Mr. Jeffrey, 34, died on June 29, 2015, while an inmate at the Beaver Creek Institution. An inquest is mandatory under the Coroners Act.

The inquest will examine the events surrounding Mr. Jeffrey's 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. Mary E. Bourne will preside as inquest coroner.

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  • Dr. Jennifer Arvanitis

    Regional Supervising Coroner, East Central Region

    647-329-1826

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