One Less Gun: BPD Officers Arrest Three Suspects and Recover Three Loaded Firearms During Two Separate Incidents

FIREARM SEIZED DURING INCIDENT #1

INCIDENT #1: At about 11:05 AM on Monday July 16, 2018, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) responded to a call for an assault and battery in progress in Mattapan. During the incident, officers arrested a 21-year-old female suspect and later executed a search warrant which led to the recovery of a loaded .25 caliber Raven Arms handgun. The suspect has been charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Possession of a Firearm with an Obliterated Serial Number, Improper Storage of a Firearm, Assault and Battery by Means of a Dangerous Weapon, Assault and Battery (209A) and Threats.

FIREARM SEIZED DURING INCIDENT #2

FIREARM SEIZED DURING INCIDENT #2

INCIDENT #2: At about 12:44 AM on Tuesday July 17, 2018, officers assigned to District B-2 (Roxbury) arrested two suspects and recovered two loaded firearms during an investigation in the area of 89 Fowler Street in Dorchester. Officers were advised that there was a group of males standing around a parked motor vehicle and that one of the men had displayed a firearm. Officers arrived on scene and quickly located and stopped a suspect matching the given description as he attempted to walk away from the group. The suspect was later identified as Von Cameron, 28, of Dorchester. Officers performed a pat frisk which led to the recovery of a loaded Ruger P34 handgun from the waistband area of the suspect’s pants at which time he was placed in custody without incident. Officers continued their investigation, returning to the parked motor vehicle, and arrested a second suspect, Darryl Hodges, 24, of Dorchester, who had been seated in the driver’s seat after observing and recovering a loaded .38 caliber revolver inside the vehicle. Both suspects will appear in Dorchester District Court on charges of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition.

2ND FIREARM SEIZED DURING INCIDENT #2

2ND FIREARM SEIZED DURING INCIDENT #2