Daily Dose of Great Police Work: Officers Arrest Suspect with Drugs and Ammo


At about 3:15 PM on Monday, March 30, 2015, members of the District E-5 (West Roxbury) DCU and the District B-2 (Roxbury) DCU executed two search warrants in the area of 37 Brookledge Street in Dorchester.

Officers made contact with the target of the investigation in the area of the above address. Upon executing the warrants, officers seized 32 grams of crack cocaine, 5 one-ounce bags of marijuana, approximately 82 rounds of ammunition, almost $400 in US currency, a cell phone, scale, packaging materials, and other drug paraphernalia.

Officer arrested the target of the investigation, 35-year-old Darrell Gilbert of Dorchester, and charged him with Trafficking Class B Drugs (2nd and Subsequent Offense), Possession with Intent to Distribute Class D Drugs, and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition.