2 Colorado sheriff's deputies fired after shooting death, Thanksgiving eve indictment


Nov. 24—A Clear Creek County grand jury Wednesday indicted sheriff's deputies Andrew Buen and Kyle Gould in connection with the shooting death of 22-year-old Christian Glass, 5th Judicial District Attorney Heidi McCollum announced in a late Wednesday news release.

Buen was charged with second-degree murder, official misconduct and reckless endangerment. Gould's charges were criminally negligent homicide and reckless endangerment. Bond for Buen was set for $50,000 and $25,000 for Gould.

The two deputies have been fired, the Clear Creek County Sheriff's Office announced in a Facebook post late Wednesday.

Glass' family expressed relief charges were brought and firings happened in the aftermath of their son's death, but said it's not enough.

"Justice for Christian will require all those involved being held accountable," according to the family's statement. "Christian's death is a stain on every officer who was present and failed to prevent the escalation and unnecessary uses of…

This story appeared first on yahoo.com, 2022-11-25.
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