REDMOND, OR -- Two people were arrested in Redmond over the weeked for allegedly squatting in a vacant home and falsifying rental documents. Police say a search of the home on Southeast Fifth also turned up a handgun, powdered fentanyl and other drug paraphernalia.
Officers responded to the report from neighbors of suspicious activity on Sunday. They discovered 37-year-old Kyle Wayne Van Dyke, of Klamath Falls, and 33-year-old Tia Lampe, of La Pine, had lived at the house several days. They're charged with Burglary, Forgery, Unlawful Possession of Controlled Substance and Theft of Services.
Investigators contacted the homeowner, who lives out of state, and confirmed no one should be living there.