Photo submitted by U’kia Vazquez

Police now have the female suspect in custody after a several hour manhunt in the Modoc Point area. The female is reported to have fled the scene after a officer involved shooting a few hours ago. The shooting occurred near Highway 97 milepost 258.

One witness in the area reported that they found the suspect hiding in a shed.

More details will be published as they become available. Klamath alerts would like to thank our user base for sending us updates and information from the area as events unfolded.