On Tuesday, July 13, 2021, members of the Youth Violence Strike Force arrested Jenry Gonzalez 28, of Brockton on a warrant that detectives from Area B-2 were granted out of the Roxbury District Court. The warrant issued charges Gonzalez with: Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition without an FID card, Carrying a Loaded Firearm, Discharging a Firearm within 500 feet of a Dwelling, Trespassing, Assault and Battery by means of a Dangerous Weapon, and Armed Assault to Murder. Gonzalez will be arraigned in the Roxbury District Court.
Circumstances surrounding the original incident: On July 5, 2021, officers assigned to B-2 responded to a report of a person shot at 198 Harold Street in Roxbury. On arrival, officers located an adult male suffering from non-life threatening injures. The victim was transported to a local hospital by Boston EMS for treatment.