One Less Gun: BPD Officers Arrest Two Suspects While Recovering Loaded Firearm During Investigation in Dorchester

At about 7:45 PM on Monday, November 13, 2017, members of the Youth Violence Strike Force assisted by officers assigned to District C-6 (South Boston) arrested two suspects after performing a traffic stop as part of an active investigation in the area of 117 North Point Drive in Dorchester. The officers removed the operator, Patrick Williams-Denise, 22, of Quincy, and placed him in custody without incident after confirming he did not possess a valid driver’s license at which time they recovered a large plastic bag of marijuana, cash and a digital scale from the suspects jacket pocket. Officers also removed the passenger, Darell Flint, 29, of Dorchester, as part of their investigation and safely recovered a loaded 9mm Heckler & Koch GMBH handgun from inside the front pocket of his hooded sweatshirt. Both suspects will appear in South Boston District Court for arraignment. Patrick Williams-Denise will be charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Class D Drugs and Operating a Motor Vehicle without a License. Darell Flint will be charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm (2nd and Subsequent), Carrying a Loaded Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition and Possession of a Large Capacity Feeding Device.