Keeping Boston Safe: Two in Custody After Search Warrant Leads to the Recovery of Two Firearms in Dorchester

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Keeping Boston Safe: At about 5:05 AM, on Monday, April 22, 2019, officers assigned to the Youth Violence Strike Force and BPD SWAT Team executed a search warrant as part of an ongoing investigation in the area of 6 Michigan Avenue in Dorchester. As a result, officers were able to safely locate and recover two guns (1) a 9mm Marlin Firearms Model 9 Rifle, (2) a 12-gauge Mossberg 500A Shotgun (see photo) and several loose rounds of ammunition found in various locations within the residence. As a result of the items found, a 21-year-old female and a 16-year-old male were taken into custody on scene without incident.

Both parties have since been arraigned in Dorchester District Court. The female was charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm (2 Counts) and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition while the juvenile male was charged with Delinquent to Wit: Unlawful Possession of Ammunition.