At about 1:59 PM on Monday, August 2, 2021, officers assigned to the District B-3 (Mattapan) Drug Control Unit, made an onsite warrant arrest of Stevens Augustave, 21, of Randolph in the area of Dorchester Avenue and Bailey Street in Dorchester.

Officers conducted a traffic stop of the motor vehicle that Augustave was a passenger in and he was placed under arrest without incident for a straight warrant out of Brighton District for larceny related charges.

During the arrest, officers recovered a loaded Taurus Millennium G2 firearm from inside of a backpack that Augustave was wearing. The firearm was loaded with one round in the chamber and nine rounds in the magazine. Also recovered was a red laser sight attachment for the firearm along with six clear plastic bags containing a green leafy substance believed to be marijuana.

Stevens Augustave was placed under arrest and charged with; Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition and Possession with Intent to Distribute a Class D, Drugs. He is expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court.