Two people from the Sheriff’s 10 Most Wanted List were located and taken into custody in the past week, according to law enforcement officials.
• Sarah M. Barrett, age 45, was taken into custody on Nov. 27 at the Walmart in Cicero in Onondaga County, deputies said. Investigators said they had developed a lead that she frequented the store. Barrett has been wanted since 2018 on a warrant for violating the terms of her probation on an original charge of fourth-degree possession of stolen property, authorities said.
Barrett is being held in county jail awaiting arraignment in County Court.
• Hector Mercado, age 52, was taken into custody on Dec. 2 at a residence on Waldron Avenue in Buffalo, deputies said. The U.S. Marshals’ Regional Fugitive Task Force took Mercado into custody. He was wanted on an indictment for failing to register as a sex offender, authorities said. Mercado is in county jail awaiting arraignment in County Court.