RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Felon in Possession of a Loaded Firearm|
|Station Area:||Lake Elsinore|
|Written Date:||July 1, 2021||Time:||12:41 AM|
|Incident Date:||June 30, 2021||Time:||10:12 PM|
|Incident Location:||23000 block of Highway 74, Good Hope|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Jose Ayala|
On Wednesday, June 30th, 2021, at 10:12 P.M., members of the Riverside County Regional Gang Task Force Region 6 Perris / Lake Elsinore conducted a traffic stop in the 23000 block of Highway 74, in the unincorporated area of Riverside County, known as Good Hope. Deputies contacted, Frank Browning, a 43-year-old resident of Perris. Deputies determined Browning had a warrant for his arrest. A subsequent search of Browning’s vehicle incident to arrest, revealed a loaded .22 caliber semi-automatic handgun underneath the driver’s seat.
Browning was taken into custody and charged with being a Felon in Possession of a Loaded Firearm and Felon in Possession of Ammunition. Browning was booked into the Cois Byrd Detention Center.
The Perris-Lake Elsinore Regional Gang Task Force is committed to creating safe and secure neighborhoods free of violent crime and gang activity. Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Deputy James Martinez at (951) 210-1000.
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