A interagency task force has arrested 20 fugitives in Grant County since Monday.
The task force -- comprising U.S. Marshals, Grant County Sheriff's deputies and Moses Lake officers -- targeted fugitives with high level felony warrants, a release from the sheriff's office said. Deputies from Benton County and Spokane also assisted.
Those arrested from Othello were: Jesse Mata, 25, on suspicion of driving while suspended; Noel M. Mata, 21, warrant; Alejandro M. Mata, 23, on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine; Thomas L. Garza, warrant; and Pablo Mendoza Jr., 21, warrant.
Kayla J. Ortiz, 23, of Moses Lake, was arrested on a Franklin County warrant for suspicion of theft.
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The others arrested were from Moses Lake, Quincy, Soap Lake and Ephrata.
The task force focused on fugitives in Grant County and some in Othello, the release said. A U.S. Border Patrol helicopter provided support for law enforcement during the sweep.