At about 4:42 PM on Friday, September 17, 2021, officers assigned to District E-13 (Jamaica Plain) recovered a loaded firearm in the area of 50 Lamartine Street Extension in Jamaica Plain.
While on patrol, officers observed three unidentified males engaging in a drug transaction. As officers approached, the group immediately fled on foot, with one of the suspects grabbing at his waist.
Officers attempted to apprehend the suspects to no avail. After further investigation and an immediate search of the suspects flight path, officers located a loaded Glock 17, 9mm with an extended magazine. The firearm contained eighteen rounds of ammunition.