At about 6:17 PM on Tuesday, June 29, 2021, members of the Youth Violence Strike Force made an onsite arrest of Lamar Tillery, 30, of Hyde Park for firearm and drug related offenses, due to a traffic stop in the area of Washington Street and E Brookline Street in the South End.
While on patrol, officers observed a motor vehicle with extremely dark tinted windows traveling on Washington Street.
Officers activated their emergency blue lights and sirens to conduct a traffic stop. Upon speaking to the driver (Tillery), and after conducting a CJIS query, it was revealed that his license to operate a motor vehicle had been suspended. Tillery was safely removed from the motor vehicle and placed under arrest for Operation After Revocation/Suspension.
As officers searched the motor vehicle, they located a Glock 27 .40 caliber with fifteen rounds in the chamber. Also recovered from the vehicle was a bag containing scale, fourteen plastic bags of a brown powdery substance believed to be Heroin, totaling 25 grams, one plastic bag containing a white powdery substance believed to be Cocaine, totaling 28 grams, and one plastic bag containing a yellowish rock like substance believed to be Crack Cocaine, totaling 68 grams.
Tillery was additionally charged with; Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Possession of a Firearm with a Defaced Serial Number, Possession of a Large Capacity Feeding Device, Trafficking Class A, (Heroin), Trafficking Class B, (Cocaine) and Trafficking Class B (more than 36 Grams of Crack Cocaine).
Tillery is expected to be arraigned in Boston Municipal Court.