FINLEY, Wash. – Law enforcement seized 20 pounds of methamphetamine in Finley on Thursday.

Convicted sex trafficker Jesus Vega Beltran, 33, and his partner Eldmir Eunices Ochoa Gastlum, 24, were arrested for delivery of a controlled substance. They’re suspected of distributing large amounts of meth and heroin throughout eastern Washington.

Beltran is a previously deported felon with a history of history of weapons crimes, deputies said.

Virtually all Tri-Cities law enforcement and SWAT assisted the Spokane Police Department in serving a search warrant at 218003 E. Bowles Road in Finley.

The drug trafficking suspects were located there and arrested.

Authorities conducted two additional search warrants in Pasco where more meth and heroin was found along with a large amount of cash.

Authorities anticipate there will be more arrests.

 

 

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