One Less Gun: Officers Arrest Three, Recover Drugs and Firearm While Executing a Search Warrant in Dorchester

At about 2:42 PM on Thursday August 13, 2015, officers assigned to the City Wide Drug Control Unit executed a search warrant as part of an active and ongoing investigation at 35 Browning Avenue in District C-11 (Dorchester). As a result of their search, officers located and recovered 20 grams of cocaine as well as a Smith & Wesson revolver. Officers placed three suspects in custody at the scene without incident and all will appear in Dorchester District Court. Nelson Irizary-Alvarado, 38, and Tairy Ramos-Rios, 32, will be charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm. Luis Rivera-Benitez, 26, will be charged with Trafficking Class B Drugs.