Keeping Boston Safe: Father and Son in Custody After Search Warrant Leads to Recovery of Drugs, Ammunition and Cash in Mattapan

Earlier today, at about 5:00 AM on Thursday, November 30, 2017, officers assigned to the District B-3 (Mattapan) and E-18 (Hyde Park) Drug Control Units executed a search warrant with the assistance of the BPD SWAT Team in the area of 15 Marcy Road in Mattapan. As a result of their efforts, officers were able to recover 2 ½ pound of marijuana, one bag of cocaine packaged for sale, $4,200 in U.S. Currency along with multiple rounds of ammunition. Officers then placed the targets of their investigation in custody without incident. Anthony Skinner, 49, of Mattapan and Anthony Skinner Jr., 27, of Mattapan will appear in Dorchester District Court on charges of Possession with Intent to Distribute Class B and D Drugs and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition.