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Police investigating homicide after inmate dies in Ontario prison

JOYCEVILLE, Ont. — Police in eastern Ontario say they’re investigating the death of a federal prison inmate as a homicide.

Provincial police say they began looking into the case on Sunday when they received report of an injured man at the Joyceville Institution near Kingston, Ont.

They say the 43-year-old man was found with life-threatening injuries and taken to hospital, but did not provide any details.

They say Glen Darrell Vanduzen died on Wednesday as a result of his undisclosed injuries.

Police have not indicated if any arrests have been made.

They say the investigation remains active.

This report by the Canadian Press was first published Dec. 4, 2019.