RIVERSIDE COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT
Sheriff Chad Bianco
|Press Release:||Wanted Felon with Firearm Arrest|
|Station Area:||San Jacinto|
|Written Date:||December 10, 2021||Time:||N/A|
|Incident Date:||December 10, 2021||Time:||1:31 AM|
|Incident Location:||1800 Block of South San Jacinto Street, City of San Jacinto|
|Reporting Officer:||Sergeant Art Paez- Region 3 Gang Task Force|
|Anthony Derek Aresfleming|
On Friday, December 10, 2021 at approximately 1:31 AM, Region 3 Gang Task Force Officers were in the 1800 Block of South San Jacinto Street, City of San Jacinto, when they recognized a subject with a felony warrant exiting from a vehicle. The subject, Anthony Aresfleming, who had several active felony warrants, was taken into custody without incident. During a subsequent search of the vehicle Anthony was seen exiting from, a loaded Colt .22 Cal revolver and 40 blue “M30” suspected fentanyl contaminated pills were located. Anthony was arrested for weapons/drug related charges, and his felony warrants which included a no bail PRCS warrant. He was later transported to the Riverside County Jail.
The Hemet/San Jacinto Valley Gang Task Force has been in existence since April 2006. The Law Enforcement Agencies within “The Valley” have been working together since this time on a daily basis. The Hemet/San Jacinto Gang Task Force is comprised of members from the Hemet Police Department, Riverside County Sheriff’s Department, and the California Highway Patrol. The Hemet/San Jacinto Valley Gang Task Force operates in the Cities of Hemet, San Jacinto, and the unincorporated areas of Hemet. The law enforcement leadership within the valley meets regularly and coordinates the Hemet/San Jacinto Valley Gang Task Force activities. Since the formation of the task force, leadership has recognized the importance of working together to provide the highest level of service for the citizens within the Hemet/San Jacinto Valley.
The Hemet/San Jacinto Valley Gang Task Force is one of five teams comprising the entire Riverside County Regional Gang Task Force, which is a collaborative effort of various law enforcement agencies with the goal of combating criminal street gangs.
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