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Pipe dreaming: Career police officer marks 9/11 with bagpipes atop Devils Tower

June 21, 2000, was one of the worst days of Charles Martens’ 42-year career in law enforcement.

That’s the day he got the early morning call any police commander dreads: “Hey lieutenant, Jeff just got shot.”

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