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Inquest into the Death of Cody Franklin Cole Announced

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Inquest into the Death of Cody Franklin Cole Announced

Dr. Paul Dungey, Regional Supervising Coroner for East Region, Kingston Office, today announced that an inquest will be held into the death of Cody Franklin Cole.

Mr. Cole, 23, died on April 5, 2015, after being shot by a Peterborough police officer, whom Mr. Cole had stabbed following a confrontation.

The inquest will examine the circumstances surrounding Mr. Cole'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. 

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  • Dr. Paul Dungey

    Regional Supervising Coroner for East Region, Kingston Office

    613-544-1596

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