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Press Release: Norco Sheriff's Office Arrests Suspect Threatening Assault with a Deadly Weapon

Posted: January 28, 2019 | 11:45 a.m.

NORCO, CA - On Monday, January 28, at approximately 12:25 a.m., deputies from the Norco Sheriff’s Office were dispatched to a business in the 1900 block of Four Wheel Drive referencing a male at the location brandishing a handgun and making criminal threats. Deputies were able to locate and detain the suspect without incident.

The suspect was identified as Anthony Basso, a 29 year-old resident of Riverside. Mr. Basso was in possession of a loaded firearm and was arrested and booked into the Robert Presley Detention Center for assault with a deadly weapon and criminal threats.

Anyone with information pertaining to this investigation is encouraged to contact Deputy Martinez of the Norco Sheriff’s Office at (951) 270-5673.