Crime

Jordan Koehn: Charge against ultra-drunk, possibly suicidal student shot by cops

Police responding to a call from a concerned mom about her possibly suicidal son wind up shooting him four times -- yet the student is facing a criminal charge?

That's the scenario in the case of Jordan Koehn, a 24-year-old CSU graduate student who pointed a gun at his own head before aiming it at officers.

See photos and get details of this extremely difficult story below.

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