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August 20, 2012
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Parents sue Montana cops over son's suicide

A Missoula man shot himself with a hunting rifle a day after he was arrested

Bozeman Daily Chronicle

MISSOULA, Mont. — The parents of a Missoula man who killed himself while facing a law enforcement deadline to identify drug dealers have filed a federal lawsuit against Missoula city and county law enforcement officers, saying they told authorities that Colton Peterson was suicidal, but they continued to pressure him for information.


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