Daily Dose of Great Police Work: Suspect in Custody After BPD Officers Recover Drugs and Cash During Investigation in South Boston


At about 7:26 PM on Tuesday July 31, 2018, officers assigned to the District C-11 (Dorchester) Drug Control Unit arrested Luis Beltran-Perez, 43, of Dorchester, on drug related charges during an investigation in the area of 45 Morrissey Boulevard in South Boston. The officers had conducted a traffic stop as part of their investigation and removed the suspect who was operating the vehicle without a license at which time they performed a pat frisk. Officers were then able to safely recover approximately 20 grams of heroin, 6 grams of cocaine as well as $119.00 in U.S. Currency from the suspect. Beltran-Perez will appear in South Boston District Court on charges of Trafficking Class A Drugs, Possession with Intent to Distribute Class B Drugs and Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle.