OCC Inquest - Townsend 2016

Office of the Chief Coroner

Verdict of Coroner's Jury

Office of the Chief Coroner

The Coroners Act - Province of Ontario


Surname: Townsend
Given Name(s): Andrew
Age: 27

Held at: Napanee
From: March 3
To: March 3, 2016
By: Dr. Dan Dufour, Coroner for Ontario
having been duly sworn/affirmed, have inquired into and determined the following:

Name of deceased: Andrew Townsend
Date and time of death: December 17, 2012 at 08:10 hours
Place of death: Kingston Penitentiary, Kingston, Ontario
Cause of death: Doxepin toxicity
By what means: Suicide

(Original signed by: Foreperson and Jurors)


The verdict was received on the 3rd of March, 2016
Coroner's name: Dr. Dan Dufour
(Original signed by coroner)


We, the jury, wish to make the following recommendations:


Inquest into the death of:

Andrew Townsend


Jury Recommendations

No recommendations.