A body found near Chiloquin is being investigated as a homicide by the Klamath County Major Crime Team.
David Joseph Kelly Costa, 32, was fatally shot. His body was found near the 34400 block of Sundance Drive in the Oregon Shores subdivision, southwest of Chiloquin. Oregon State Police investigators established a police line around home a while processing a crime scene Tuesday morning.
A call to 911 was made at 9:44 p.m. Monday reporting a suicide. Neighbors close to the property said they heard no gun shots and saw little activity at the property in the days before the incident.
The District Attorney’s office is asking anyone with information related to this crime to call the Klamath Falls tip line at 541- 883-5334.
It is the second homicide in the past two weeks. Randall Ray Gallagher, 43, was fatally shot in a parking lot on Crest Street north of Boardman Avenue June 14. No one has been arrested in connection to the death.
The Klamath County Major Crime Team is comprised of the Klamath County Sheriff’s Office, Klamath Falls Police Department, Oregon State Police, Klamath County Community Corrections, and Klamath County District Attorney’s Office.