Correctional Service of Canada

Correctional Service of Canada

December 26, 2010 17:10 ET

Inmate Death, Willow Cree Healing Lodge

DUCK LAKE, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwire - Dec. 26, 2010) - At approximately 0850 hours on Sunday, December 26, 2010, Tommy SANDFLY, an inmate from Willow Cree Healing Lodge, died at outside hospital from natural causes.

Tommy Sandfly was serving a 2 year, 10 month sentence for Operate Motor Vehicle While Disqualified. His sentence began October 4, 2010. Next of kin have been notified.

As in all cases where an individual dies while in custody, the police and coroner have been notified. Correctional Service of Canada will also review the circumstances surrounding the incident.

Contact Information

  • Willow Cree Healing Lodge
    Tracey Robinson
    Media Relations
    (306) 467-1220