On Sunday, August 7, 2022 at approximately 1:15AM Klamath County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to the 100 block of S. Lalo Av in Chiloquin on a report of shots heard. Upon arrival deputies discovered two victims, one with minor injuries who was transported to SkyLakes Medical Center by Chiloquin Fire & Rescue ambulance. The second victim, Tyler Bates, 33 of Chiloquin, was pronounced deceased at the scene.
The persons believed responsible fled the scene before deputies arrived but were later taken into custody in Klamath Falls. Raylin Marie Harkins, 23 and Hailie Nichole Harkins 22 are currently lodged at the Klamath County Jail pending charges.
The Major Crime Team was activated and is led by the Klamath County District Attorney’s Office with Klamath County Sheriff’s Office, Klamath Falls Police Department, & Oregon State Police.
Any additional information will come from the Klamath County District Attorney’s Office.