One Less Gun: Officers Recover Loaded Firearm from Juvenile Suspect During Gang Related Investigation in Dorchester

At about 9:15 PM on Wednesday October 12, 2016, officers assigned to the Youth Violence Strike Force made an onsite firearm arrest in the area of Dorchester Avenue and Melville Avenue in Dorchester.  Officers stopped a juvenile suspect, a 17 year old male from Dorchester, who was the target of a gang and firearm related investigation and recovered a loaded .380 caliber Bryco Arms Jennings firearm tucked down the front of his pants.  The suspect has since been arraigned in Dorchester Juvenile Court on charges of Delinquent to Wit:  Unlawful Possession of a Firearm and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition.