Father charged after 4-year-old shoots himself 10/11/2017 2:47 pm PDT Comments WNEP/LeHigh Valley Live Twitter By Bill Michlowski, WNEP CHESTNUT HILL TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- (WNEP) -- Months after a 4 year old died after shooting himself at a home in Monroe County, his father has been charged in connection with his death. In June, Bentley Koch shot himself in the face at a home along Ash Lane near Brodheadsville. On Tuesday, his father Ryan Koch was taken into custody and charged with involuntary manslaughter. According to troopers, Koch admitted leaving the gun on a shelf in the living room of his home and getting high on marijuana the night before the shooting. Koch is locked up in Monroe County. FULL STORY: Father charged after 4-year-old shoots himself - WNEP #Pennsylvania #WNEP Waiting for your permission to load facebook comments.