Keeping Boston Safe: Drug Control Officers Confiscate Illegal Gun & Drugs in Mattapan

One Less Gun: As a result of a drug investigation in the area of 111 Itasca Street in Mattapan, members of the District E-18 Neighborhood Drug Control Unit were able to locate and take possession of an illegal gun and narcotics after executing a search warrant at the above-mentioned location. Specifically, officers were able to recover and take possession of a Taurus 9mm firearm (see photo) with large capacity feeding device, 12 live rounds of 9mm ammunition, approximately 5 grams of a Class Drug (Crack Cocaine) and one digital scale. Additionally, officers arrested Jason Cobb, 28, of Boston and charged him with the Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition and the Possession of a Class B Drug (Crack Cocaine).