Keeping Boston Safe: Search Warrant Enables BPD Officers to Arrest Two Suspects on Drug and Gun Related Charges in Dorchester

At about 9:30am, on Thursday, June 30, 2016, members of the Youth Violence Strike Force executed a search warrant in the area of 11 Page Street in Dorchester. Upon entering the location, officers discovered and recovered two firearms (see photo), three plastic bags containing crack cocaine and various drug paraphernalia. Officers arrested Gerard Scott, 21, of Boston and charged him with him two counts of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition. Additionally, officers arrested Larry Gathers, 66, of Boston and charged him with Possession with Intent to Distribute a Class B Drug (Crack Cocaine).