On February 25, 2021, at approximately 2:00 p.m., Detectives from the Klamath Falls Police Department and Parole and Probation Officers arrested Sean Brazil-Gates on an outstanding warrant for murder. Sean Brazil-Gates had recently been indicted by the Klamath County Grand Jury for his apart in a double homicide investigation that occurred at Fairview park on November 20, 2019.  Sgt Ed Foreman lead a very lengthy and detailed homicide investigation resulting in the indictment of Sean Brazil-Gates.

Sgt. Foreman has been actively investigating this incident since 2019. Sgt. Foreman with the assistance or the Oregon State Police Crime Lab was able to develop significant information that lead to the indictment.  Information and witness statements assisted in pushing this case forward. The case was presented to the Klamath County Grand Jury on February 22, 2021. The Grand Jury returned an indictment on all the below listed charges.

Mr. Brazil-Gates was taken into custody without incident at Klamath County Parole and Probation Office.  Mr. Brazil-Gates was lodged at the Klamath County Jail on the listed charges.


This incident remains under investigation. If you have information regarding this case, please contact the Klamath Falls Police Department at 541-883-5336. Anonymous information can be left at the Klamath Falls Police Tip Line number 541-883-5334.

Arrested:  
  • Sean Dalton Brazil-Gates (30 years old) 
  • Klamath Falls Resident
Charges:                                                                
  • Murder  
  • Manslaughter I
  • Unlawful Use of a Weapon                                                        
  • Felon in Possession of a Weapon                                              
  • Perjury