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Death of an inmate from Archambault Institution

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SAINTE-ANNE-DES-PLAINES, QC, July 10, 2022 /CNW/ -

On July 10, 2022, Maurice Boucher, an inmate under medical care at Archambault Institution, died while in our custody of apparent natural causes.

At the time of his death, Mr. Boucher had been serving an indeterminate sentence for two counts of first-degree murder, attempted murder, conspiracy to commit murder, assault with a weapon, and carrying a weapon for a dangerous purpose.

The inmate's next of kin have been notified of his death.

As in all cases involving the death of an inmate, the Correctional Service of Canada (CSC) will review the circumstances. CSC policy requires the coroner be notified.

Associated links  
CSC Website  
Commissioner's Directive: Death of an Inmate   
Deaths in custody    
Archambault Institution 

SOURCE Correctional Services of Canada

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