One Less Gun: Officers Recover Two Illegal Firearms during Search for Suspect

At about 2:00 PM on Tuesday, January 31, 2017, members of the Youth Violence Strike Force recovered firearms from the area of 221 Garfield Avenue in District E-18 (Hyde Park).

During an ongoing investigation, officers made entry into a residence in the above area. While canvassing for the target of the investigation, officers observed two firearms and a Glock magazine in one of the bedrooms. Officers secured the area and obtained a search warrant for the residence. The following were recovered during the execution of the warrant:

  • One Smith & Wesson Model 38 revolver reported stolen out of Franklin County, ME in May 2016
  • One Glock .40 caliber semiautomatic firearm
  • One loaded extended magazine capable of holding 31 rounds
  • One Glock magazine capable of holding 13 rounds
  • Additional ammunition
  • Two air pistols

Incident to be further investigated by YVSF detectives.