Homicide investigation in Klamath County; 2 arrested

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The Klamath County Sheriff’s Office said it has arrested two people in a homicide investigation.

The sheriff’s office said deputies responded to the 100 block of S. Lalo Avenue in Chiloquin after a reports of shots fired around 1:15 a.m. Sunday.

Deputies found two victims, the sheriff’s office said. Tyler Bates, 33, of Chiloquin was pronounced dead at the scene. The other was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Two people, ages 22 and 23, who the sheriff’s office said are believed to be responsible were found in Klamath Falls and taken into custody. They were being held at the county jail, pending charges.

No motive was immediately released.

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