At about 3:26PM, on Wednesday, August 4, 2021, officers assigned to the Youth Violence Strike Force: conducted a firearm investigation at the area of Washington Street and Morse Street which led to the arrest of Jashone Bullock, 20, of Brockton and Butler Parrish, 20, of Boston. 

Members of the Youth Violence Strike Force approached a group of males congregating near Washington Street and Morse Street when Parrish and Bullock fled on foot, both holding their waist area. Officers quickly stopped both suspects and during the foot pursuit, recovered two discarded loaded firearms along the flight path.

Parrish and Bullock were both placed under arrest and charged with; Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition.

They are both expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court.