Two Suspects in Custody After BPD Officers Recuperate Loaded Firearm and Medicine Throughout Visitors Cease in Jamaica Plain —

At about three:22 PM on Monday February 22, 2021, members of the BPD Youth Violence Strike Power arrested two suspects on firearm and drug associated expenses following a visitors cease within the space of Centre Avenue and Clever Avenue in Jamaica Plain. The officers had stopped a motorcar for an gear violation and had been talking to the operator, later recognized as Victor Pimentel, 24, of Brockton, and the passenger, later recognized as Jose Morales, 23, of Dorchester, after they noticed a number of plastic luggage containing quite a few free capsules believed to be Xanax in plain view. Officers eliminated each events at which period they positioned and recovered a loaded 9mm handgun with an prolonged journal from contained in the automobile.

The suspects had been positioned in custody with out incident and can seem in West Roxbury District Courtroom on expenses of Illegal Possession of a Firearm, Illegal Possession of Ammunition, Carrying a Loaded Firearm and Possession of a Giant Capability Feeding Machine. Pimentel will face an extra cost of Possession with Intent to Distribute Class E Medicine.