At approximately 12:30pm on October 16, 2019, members of the City-Wide Drug Control Unit and Area B-2 (Roxbury/Mission Hill) Drug Control Unit executed two search warrants in the area of 34 Creston Street in Dorchester (Area C-11). As a result, Cedrick Slayden 23, of Dorchester and Dexter Forrester, 22, of Dorchester were arrested.
Dexter Forrester will be charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Class D, Drugs & Operating a motor vehicle with a Suspended Driver’s License
Cedrick Slayden will be charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Distribution of Class A, Drugs, and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition.
Both are expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court. Community members wishing to assist this investigation anonymously can do so by calling the CrimeStoppers Tip Line at 1 (800) 494-TIPS or by texting the word ‘TIP’ to CRIME (27463). The Boston Police Department will stringently guard and protect the identities of all those who wish to help this investigation in an anonymous manner.