Suspect in Custody After BPD Officers Recover Loaded Firearm During Investigation in Dorchester

At about 6:06 PM on Wednesday July 28, 2021, members of the Youth Violence Strike Force arrested Ameer Muhammad, 19, of Roxbury on firearm related charges in the area of 482 Geneva Avenue in Dorchester.

The officers had stopped the suspect as part of an investigation at which time they performed a pat frisk, leading to the recovery of a loaded 9mm handgun from the waistband of the suspect’s pants. Officers safely recovered the firearm before placing the suspect in custody on scene without incident.

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