Drunk with a Gun Arrested Inside Popular Southie Watering Hole

At about 12:30 AM on Sunday, January 30, 2022, Officers assigned to District C6 (South Boston) responded to a radio call for a Person with a Gun at 658 E Broadway, resulting in the arrest of Michael Wilson, 24, of Hamilton for firearm-related offenses.

Officers were advised by staff at the above location that there was a male, later identified as Wilson, seated at the bar with a firearm visible. Upon arrival, Wilson approached Officers with his hands raised, and Officers immediately observed the handle of a firearm protruding from his waist area.

Officers secured the firearm and Wilson without incident. The firearm was determined to be an unloaded Smith and Wesson M&P Shield. Also located on Wilson was a magazine containing nine (9) rounds of 9MM ammunition. Wilson is to be charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition. Michael Wilson is to be arraigned in South Boston District Court.