Police Arrest One for Assault & Battery with a Dangerous Weapon in the area of Munroe and Elmore Streets


At about, 8:28 PM, Wednesday, December 4, 2013, officers from District B-2 (Roxbury) while on patrol, heard gunshots in the area of Munroe and Elmore Streets, Roxbury.

On arrival, officers observed a male, wearing a knit hat, black jacket with a black and red hooded sweatshirt running at a fast pace. A brief footchase ensued during which officers heard a metallic object hit the ground. Officers apprehended the suspect in the area of 2730 Washington Street, Roxbury. After retracing the suspect’s path, officers located a firearm on the ground in the area where the suspect was running.

While on scene, officers were notified that a gunshot victim was discovered in the area of Munroe Street. The victim sustained a non-life threatening injury and was transported to an area hospital 

Hasan Davis, 22, of Roxbury is charged with Carrying a Loaded Firearm on a Public Way, Assault and Battery by means of a Dangerous Weapon – Gun, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, and Firearm Discharged Within 500 ft. of a Dwelling.

He was arraigned in Roxbury District Court on December 5, 2013.