One Less Gun: Loaded Revolver Recovered and Suspect Arrested After Discharging Firearm in Dorchester


At about 10:18 PM on Wednesday July 4, 2018, officers assigned to District B-3 (Mattapan) made an onsite firearm arrest after responding to a call for a person with a gun in the area of Claridge Terrace and Wentworth Street in Dorchester. On arrival, officers located and arrested Hakim Jackson, 31, of Jamaica Plain, after recovering a loaded revolver which the suspect had fired in the air and discarded. The suspect will be arraigned in Dorchester District Court on charges of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Carrying a Loaded Firearm and Discharging a Firearm within 500 feet of a Dwelling.