One Less Gun: BPD Officers Arrest Suspect, Recover Firearm and Drugs After Executing Search Warrant in Dorchester

On Thursday, August 20, 2015, officers assigned to the District C-6 (South Boston) Drug Control Unit executed a search warrant as part of an active and ongoing investigation at 21 Hancock Street in Dorchester. Officers placed Charod Taylor, 26, of Dorchester in custody without incident after locating and recovering a loaded .45 caliber firearm and a large amount of marijuana inside the residence.

The suspect will appear in Dorchester District Court on charges of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Improper Storage of a Firearm and Possession with Intent to Distribute Class D Drugs.