One Less Gun: BPD Officers Recover Gun, Ammo and Drugs After Executing Search Warrant in Mattapan

At about 9:20 AM on Wednesday July 15, 2015, officers assigned to the City Wide Drug Control Unit executed a search warrant at 15 Violet Street in Mattapan as part of an active and ongoing investigation.  With the assistance of the Youth Violence Strike Force, officers were able to place Michael Johnson-McNeil, 19, of Mattapan, in custody and safely recover a Ruger .38 Special Revolver, over forty rounds of ammunition and five grams of crack cocaine.

The suspect was arraigned  in Dorchester District Court on charges of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition and Possession with Intent to Distribute Class B Drugs.