An official inquest will be launched into the death of Glen Kristofferson, a 32-year-old who died while in custody at the Central North Correctional Centre in Penetanguishene.
The inquest, which is mandatory under the Coroners Act, will examine the circumstances surrounding Kristofferson’s death. Its findings may lead to recommendations aimed at preventing similar deaths.
Kristofferson died on Jan. 23, 2017.
Details on the length and scope of on the inquest will be announced at a later date.