At about 7:56 PM on Thursday August 12, 2021, officers assigned to District B-2 (Roxbury) arrested Tyrell Young, 33, of Roxbury on firearm related charges as part of an investigation in the area of 289-B Dudley Street in Roxbury. The officers were approaching to speak with the suspect when he fled on foot with the officers in pursuit. Upon stopping the suspect, the officers were able to safely recover a loaded 9mm Ruger EC9S handgun from a ‘fanny pack’ which the suspect was wearing at the time of the stop.

The suspect was placed in custody without incident and will appear in Roxbury District Court on multiple charges including Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Carrying a Loaded Firearm and Trespassing.