Daily Dose of Great Police Work: Officers Arrest Dangerous Felon Wanted in November 2016 Shooting Incident

On Friday, January 6, 2017, members of the Boston Police Fugitive Apprehension Unit conducted a warrant arrest in the area of 63 Standard Street in District B-3 (Mattapan) in connection with a shooting that occurred on November 14, 2016.

At about 3:00 PM on Monday, November 14, 2016, officers from District C-11 (Dorchester) responded to a radio call for a person shot at Our Neighborhood Mini-Mart at 482 Washington Street. Upon arrival the officers were informed that during a verbal altercation between two males, the suspect (later identified as 30-year-old Triston Jules of Dorchester) pulled a firearm and shot the victim in the arm. With the assistance of the community, detectives were immediately able to identify the suspect and seek warrants for his arrest. 

Armed with the warrants, detectives enlisted the assistance of the Fugitive Apprehension Unit, who today, were able to track down and arrest Jules for Assault with Intent to Murder, Assault and Battery by Means of a Dangerous Weapon, Witness Intimidation, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Unlawfully Carrying a Loaded Firearm, and Unlawful Possession of a Firearm (2nd Offense). Jules had also been wanted on two additional active default warrants out of Taunton District Court.