At about 7:07 pm on Thursday, September 2, 2021, Officers assigned to District B2 made an on-site firearm arrest of an adult male of Dorchester, in the area of Harrison Avenue and Ziegler Street.
While on patrol, Officers observed a motor vehicle that was previously broadcast in connection to a Domestic Violence incident in which a firearm was displayed. Officers maneuvered their cruiser and visually confirmed that the operator of the vehicle was male, who had a warrant for the prior incident.
Officers conducted a traffic stop of the vehicle at Harrison Avenue and Ziegler Street and removed the male from the vehicle and placed him into custody without incident. Officers also removed a second passenger from the vehicle and conducted a frisk of the motor vehicle that resulted in the recovery of a firearm.
The firearm was determined to be a Sar 9mm with one (1) live round in the chamber, and fifteen (15) rounds in the magazine.
The male is to be charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of a Loaded Firearm, Unlawful Possession of a Large Capacity Feeding Device, Assault with a Dangerous Weapon, Assault and Battery on a Family/ Household Member, and Strangulation.
The male is expected to be arraigned in Roxbury District Court.