Booking Photo and Report: Youth Violence Strike Force Recover Four Firearms and Arrest Four Males on Weapons Charges

At about 7:06 PM, on Friday, August 19, 2022, Officers assigned to the Youth Violence Strike Force made on-site firearm arrests Daishawn Brown,33, of Eliot, Maine, and three juvenile males (two 15 years of age and one 17 years of age), in the area of 427 Cummings Highway (Oaklawn Cemetery) in Roslindale.

Officers were on directed patrol in the area of the above due to a recent 911 call for a group with guns.  As Officers approached the group, one male began to walk away from the group.  Officers stopped this male and recovered a loaded firearm from his waistband. The male was taken into custody without further incident.

Simultaneously to the above arrest, officers began speaking with the other members of the group, and following the original investigation, officers recovered another three firearms and arrested Brown, and Two additional juvenile males.

All parties are expected to be arranged in West Roxbury District Court. Daishawn Brown was charged with Unlawful possession of a firearm 3rd Offense, Unlawful possession of a loaded firearm, and Unlawful Possession of Ammunition. The three juvenile males are to be charged with Unlawful possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of ammunition, and Carrying a Loaded Firearm.