Firearm Recovered Next to baby in Vehicle in Dorchester

At approximately 21:45 hours on Friday, November 4th 2022, Boston Police officers assigned to District C-11 made an arrest after stopping a vehicle for various firearm charges in the area of 516 Columbia Road in Dorchester.

Officers on patrol in the area ran a CJIS query on the vehicle and its registration was listed as revoked. The officers activated their lights and sirens to conduct a traffic stop on the vehicle. During the stop, the officers uncovered a loaded firearm in the back seat next to a baby.

Officers immediately removed the firearm from the car to ensure the infant’s safety and placed the driver under arrest. 26 year old, Isaish Villarson of 143 Winthrop St. Medford MA, is currently facing charges of unlawful possession of a firearm and unlawful possession of ammunition and was arraigned in the Roxbury District Court.