Members of The Gang Unit Continue EfforTs at Violence Suppression In Dorchester

At about 2:50 PM on Sunday July 11, 2021, members of the BPD Youth Violence Strike Force arrested Kurtis Hills, 28, of Dorchester, on firearm related charges following a traffic stop in the area of 43 Olney Street in Dorchester.

The suspect will appear in Dorchester District Court on charges of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition and Carrying a Loaded Firearm.

The officers had stopped a motor vehicle for a traffic infraction when they recovered a loaded .45 caliber High Point handgun from the area where the suspect had been seated as a passenger inside the vehicle.