Hyde Park and West Rox Drug Unit Make Major Bust

After receiving numerous community complaints, officers assigned to the E-18 Drug Control Unit (Hyde Park) and the E-5 Drug Control Unit (West Roxbury) culminated an investigation into illegal drug distribution and arrested two suspects at 7 Myopia Street in Hyde Park.

Officers made a peaceful entry after knocking and announcing their presence and executed a West Roxbury District Court Search Warrant at the residence. As a result of that search warrant, the following items were seized: Marijuana totaling 780 Grams, $2,000 in USC, five live rounds of 9mm ammunition, three digital scales, one box of plastic baggies and five large heat seal plastic bags.

Anthony Osemwegie, 18, of Hyde Park was arrested and charged with Possession with Intent to Distribute Class D, Drugs. McCarthy Akinkuoye, 21, of Hyde Park was arrested and charged with Unlawful Possession of Ammunition. Both suspects are expected to be arraigned in West Roxbury District Court.