04-27-10 Arrest in Bomb Threat
Boise, April 27th, 2010 - Boise Police arrested a
man last night after he allegedly phoned in a bomb threat to a
local business. Officers believe the suspect made the threat
yesterday after apparently making repeated phone calls earlier in
the day about payment of the suspect's bill to the business.
Arrested: Steaven C. Bassinger, 38,
Charge: False Reporting of Explosives
What Happened: Boise Police were called to the
business shortly after 6:00 p.m. last night. The bomb threat had
come into the business as an anonymous call made at 6:05 p.m.
Officers were able to identify the caller through
various means. They found him a short time later near his home in
the Targee - Vista area. The suspect was arrested and booked into
the Ada County Jail on the above charge.