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Death of an inmate from Bath Institution – Wendell Bondy

On October 20, 2022, Wendell Bondy, an inmate from Bath Institution, died while in custody.

Bondy was 31, at the time of his death, and was serving an eight year and eight months sentence.

According to the Sudbury Star, Bondy pled guilty in 2016 to 13 of 61 charges related to a home invasion that took place in 2014.

These charges included assault, aggravated assault, one count of break and enter with intent, multiple breaches of probation, break, enter and assault, assault with a weapon on a police officer and mischief under $5,000.

A press release issued by Corrections Services Canada stated that the circumstances surrounding his death will be reviewed and that the police and the coroner have been notified.