BPD Officers Recuperate Loaded Firearm Whereas Making Warrant Arrest in Mattapan — bpdnews.com

At about 1:38 PM on Thursday February 11, 2021, members of the BPD Youth Violence Strike Drive recovered a loaded firearm whereas arresting Dumari Scott-Dixon, 19, of Dorchester, within the space of Hosmer Road and Norfolk Road in Mattapan. On the time of his arrest, the suspect was wished on an excellent warrant issued out of Roxbury District Court docket on fees of Illegal Possession of a Firearm in addition to a second warrant sought out of Quincy District Court docket stemming from a home Assault and Battery incident.

Because the officers had been taking the suspect into custody, they recovered a loaded .45 caliber Smith & Wesson handgun with an obliterated serial quantity from the waistband space of his pants. In consequence, the suspect will now face extra fees of Illegal Possession of a Firearm (2nd and Subsequent), Illegal Possession of Ammunition, Carrying a Loaded Firearm and Possession of a Firearm with a Defaced Serial Quantity.