About 5:00pm on Sunday, December 20, 2020, members of the Youth Violence Strike Force were investigating a motor vehicle located at 19 Nay Street, East Boston. Further investigation into the motor vehicle resulted in the recovery of a firearm and ammunition. The firearm, a black Taurus 9mm was found unloaded. Officers also recovered (10) rounds of live ammunition along with a black metal feeding device.

Officers placed the registered owner of the vehicle, Ahmed Luke, 30 years old of New York, under arrest and charged him with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition.

Luke is expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court.