Keeping Boston Safe: Search Warrant Enables Members of the BPD’s Citywide Drug Control Unit to Seize a Gun and Illegal Drugs in Mattapan

Keeping Boston Safe: Search Warrant Enables Members of the BPD’s Citywide Drug Control Unit to Seize a Gun and Illegal Drugs in Mattapan: Early this morning, on Monday, August 13, 2018, members of the Citywide Neighborhood Drug Control Unit while working in conjunction with BPD’s SWAT Team executed a search warrant that led to the recovery of an illegal firearm and illegal drugs at 41 Hiawatha Road in Mattapan. A search of the location enabled officers to see and take possession of a loaded Glock 22 Gen .40 CAL with an obliterated serial number which officers later learned had been reported stolen out of Atlanta, GA. Officers also confiscated 55 grams of a Class B Drug (Cocaine) and 10 grams of a Class D Drug (Marijuana). Additionally, officers arrested Kaaron Brown, 31, of Boston and charged him with the Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Trafficking a Class B Drug and Possession with Intent to Distribute a Class D Drug.