One Less Gun: Officers Arrest Male and Recover Loaded Firearm in Hyde Park


ONE LESS GUN: At about 6:30 PM on Saturday, November 3, 2018, officers assigned to District E-18 (Hyde Park) responded to a radio call for a drug investigation in the area of 20 Thorn Street in Hyde Park. Upon arrival, officers observed three males inside of the basement of the residence who immediately fled upon seeing officers. Officers were able to stop two of the males in the area of 731 River Street. Officers recovered a black Bernardelli .22 caliber firearm loaded with two rounds of live ammunition in the immediate area.

Officers arrested Fredly Charles, 23-years-old, of Hyde Park and charged him with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition. Charles is expected to be arraigned in West Roxbury District Court.