One Less Gun: DCU Investigation Culminates in Two Arrests, Illegal Firearm Recovered

At about 4:55 AM on Monday, January 9, 2017, members of the City Wide Drug Control Unit with the assistance of SWAT executed two search warrants in the area of 19 Browning Avenue in District B-3 (Mattapan).

Due to several incidents of gun violence and 911 calls for shots fired in the above area, officers conducted a thorough investigation that culminated with the execution of the above search warrants. As a result, officers recovered a loaded Ruger LCP .380 Auto firearm with an obliterated serial numbers, along with additional live rounds of ammunition. The target of the investigation, 21-year-old Kyle Taylor of Dorchester, was placed under arrest and charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, and Possession of a Firearm with Obliterated Serial Number. Officers also placed 25-year-old Keeshon Wilson of Brighton under arrest on several unrelated outstanding arrest warrants.