Teen Arrested for Illegal Possession of a Loaded Firearm in Dorchester — bpdnews.com


One Much less Gun: At about eight:10 PM on Saturday, September 12, 2020, officers assigned to District C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a radio name for an individual with a gun within the space of 56 Dunbar Avenue (Roberts Playground) in Dorchester. Responding officers had been up to date with an outline of the suspect who was believed to be in possession of a firearm and allegedly threatened to shoot the caller. Officers noticed a male matching the outline of the suspect on Walton Avenue. The officer continued to observe the male who was standing in a small group with 4 different males. Upon seeing the officer cease his car, the male suspect turned visibly startled and commenced strolling away from the group. The officer exited his cruiser and approached the group with the help of extra responding items. At the moment, the male grabbed an obvious merchandise within his sweatshirt pocket. Officers noticed the merchandise to be a silver firearm. Officers ordered the male to indicate his palms to which he complied. Officers secured the firearm and positioned the suspect in custody. The firearm was decided to be a Taurus .38 caliber firearm loaded with two rounds of stay ammunition. The extra 4 males had been recognized and launched from the scene.

Officers arrested a 14-year-old male of Dorchester. The suspect is anticipated to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court docket on costs of Delinquent to wit: Illegal Possession of a Loaded Firearm and Illegal Possession of Ammunition.