An inquest will be called after a death at the Prince County Hospital in Summerside, P.E.I., earlier this month, according to the Department of Justice and Public Safety.
"The Coroner's Office investigated a death that occurred at the Prince County Hospital over the Feb. 18 weekend," according to a written statement. "An inquest will be called for this death as they were an involuntary patient in a medical facility."
The chief coroner will appoint a presiding coroner and legal counsel will need to be confirmed.
A notice to the public will be issued when further details are available.