Coroner’s inquest into Saskatchewan stabbings set to begin – Global News

January 15, 2024

A coroner’s inquest into the mass killing on a Saskatchewan First Nation is set to begin Monday.

Myles Sanderson killed 11 people and injured 17 others on the James Smith Cree Nation and in the nearby village of Weldon on Sept. 4, 2022.

Sanderson, who was 32, died in police custody a few days later.

The inquest is to establish the events leading up to the killings, who died, and when and where each person was killed.

A jury can also make recommendations to prevent similar deaths.

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