One Less Gun: Officers Recover Abandoned Firearm in Mattapan

At about 8:00 PM on Sunday, February 7, 2016, members of the District B-3 (Mattapan) Drug Control Unit recovered a firearm in the area of Edgewater Drive and Topalian Street.

While conducting an investigation in the above area, officers received information from a concerned citizen that a firearm was hidden in the area of Edgewater Drive and Topalian Street. Officers conducted surveillance of the intersection and were eventually able to recover a loaded .22 caliber Trailsman 66 revolver. The firearm was seized and processed for further investigation.