Safer Boston: Search Warrant Enables BPD Officers to Recover a Firearm in Dorchester

ONE LESS GUN: At about 4:07pm, on Friday, December 28, 2018, detectives from District B-3 (Mattapan) executed a search warrant in the area of 67 Ceylon Street in Dorchester. As a result of the search, officers were able to locate and confiscate a black semi-automatic Walther P99 9mm firearm and a black Walther P99 magazine. In light of the items that were discovered, officers charged Darryl Dowdell, 40, of Boston with the Unlawful Possession of a Firearm and the Unlawful Possession of Ammunition.