Investigation Update: Additional Charges Sought After Search Warrant Leads to the Recovery of Sawed-Off Shotgun and Ammunition in Dorchester


Investigation Update: On Wednesday December 19, 2018, members of the Boston Police Special Investigations Unit with the assistance of the Boston Police SWAT Team executed a search warrant in the area of 28 Supple Road in Dorchester. The search warrant was applied for and granted out of Dorchester District Court as part of an ongoing investigation following a firearm arrest on Monday December 17, 2018, in the area of Columbia Road and Washington Street in Dorchester.

During their search, officers located and recovered a 12-gauge sawed-off shotgun, 2 shotgun shells and 8 rounds of.380 caliber ammunition. As a result, the target of the investigation, a 55-year-old male from Dorchester, will face additional charges of Unlawful Possession of a Sawed-Off Shotgun and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition.