One Less Gun: Officers Recover Loaded Firearm from Student at Brighton High School

At about 8:50 AM on Wednesday June 8, 2016, Boston School Police Officers recovered a loaded firearm from a student at Brighton High School.  The officers were made aware that the student, a 16 year old male from Dorchester, may be armed with a gun and approached to speak to him.  Officers performed a pat frisk and recovered a loaded Bryco Arms Jennings J-22 handgun from his pants pocket.  The suspect was placed in custody without incident and transported by officers assigned to District D-14 (Brighton) to be processed and booked.  It was later revealed that the firearm had previously been reported stolen.  The suspect will appear in Boston Juvenile Court on charges of Delinquent to Wit:  Unlawful Possession of a Firearm on School Property, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm Possession of a Stolen Firearm and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition.