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A third suspect in the Mattawa homicide arrested

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Martin Ochoa Ramos Martin Ochoa Ramos
Luis Mejia Nunez Luis Mejia Nunez

SUNNYSIDE, Wash. -- Grant County Sheriff's deputies have arrested a third suspect involved in a homicide that took place near Mattawa back on March 7th.

Thursday, March 18th, detectives and Sunnyside Police Officers arrested 41 year old Martin Ochoa Ramos in Sunnyside. He's a suspected accomplice in the murder of 17 year old Carlos Leyva.

Ramos was arrested on a felony warrant for first degree murder.

Leyva was shot to death in a drive-by shooting near Beverly on March 7th. Two other suspects have been arrested; 20 year old Luis Mejia Nunez and a 15 year old boy.

 

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