One Less Gun: Officers Recover Loaded Gun and Drugs After Executing Search Warrant in Dorchester

At about 8:57 AM on Saturday, April 2, 2016, officers assigned to the District C-11 (Dorchester) Drug Control Unit executed search warrant as part of an active and ongoing investigation in the area of 9 Kenberma Street. As a result, officers were able to recover a loaded .38 caliber Smith & Wesson revolver, additional rounds of ammunition, $160.00 in U.S. Currency as well as several bags of heroin and crack cocaine packaged for sale. The target of the investigation, Ricky Jackman, 55, of Dorchester, was placed in custody without incident. The suspect will appear in Dorchester District Court on charges of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Armed Career Criminal, Possession with Intent to Distribute Class A Drugs and Possession with Intent to Distribute Class B Drugs.