Klamath Falls Police shoot and kill man wanted for questioning about a stolen vehicle



A man that police suspected of stealing a vehicle and had a felony warrant out for his arrest, was shot and killed by officers yesterday here in Klamath Falls.

Officers found 53 year old Matthew David Borner on the 1600 block of Portland Street, and Borner resisted when officers tried to arrest him.

He was then shot and killed by Klamath Falls police officers.

An investigation by the Klamath County Major Crimes Task Force lead by the Oregon State Police is in ongoing, and the officers involved in the shooting have been placed on leave.

  • Sean Fleener

    scared little boys out of control!!!! no weapon, no justification!!! there broken nose, isn’t worth a mans life, no matter what he is!!!!

  • DAsa Dealer

    Didn’t they shoot him in the back? I wouldn’t call these little militarized toy soldiers to get a cat out of a tree. Quacks. Has anybody noticed the facial recognition cameras at all the major intersections? Wake up sheeple. Count on no one.

  • joefriday

    I take it that the questions didn’t get answered .