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Arrest Related to Murder Investigation in Klamath Falls
April 17, 2014


The following is a news release distributed for Klamath County District Attorney's Office:

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On Thursday, April 17, 2014, at approximately 6:12 a.m. Klamath Falls Police Department officers responded to the 1800 block of Laverne Avenue on the report of a murder.  Officers arrived on the scene and discovered a deceased male who had been shot multiple times. Officers took JAMES HAROLD FORSHEE II, age 58, from Klamath Falls, into custody at the scene and have charged him with Murder.
 
The Klamath County Major Crime Team has been activated to investigate. The investigation is currently active.
 
The Klamath County District Attorney intends to present this case to the Klamath County Grand Jury next Thursday, April 24, 2014. Questions regarding the investigation and arrest should be directed to Klamath County District Attorney Rob Patridge at (541) 840-1600.
 
The Klamath County Major Crime Team is comprised of members from the Klamath County Sheriff's Office, Klamath Falls Police Department, Oregon State Police, Klamath County Community Corrections, and Klamath County District Attorney's Office.