One Less Gun: Suspect in Custody and Firearm Recovered During Investigation in East Boston


At about 9:22 AM on Thursday, April 12, 2018, members of the Boston School Police, in a collaborative effort with BPD officers assigned to District A-7 (East Boston), recovered a handgun and arrested a suspect on firearm related charges in the area of 169 Brooks Street in East Boston. As part of a coordinated investigation, officers were able to arrest, Keon Harris, 20, of Boston, and recover a .22 caliber RG-14 revolver which was discarded by the suspect. The suspect will appear in East Boston District Court on a charge of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm.