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At about 12:33 am on Friday, April 1, 2022 Officers assigned to District B-2 (Roxbury/Dorchester) made an onsite firearm arrest of Kevin Perez, 22, of Dorchester, in the area of Columbia Road and Annabel Street.
Officers were on directed patrol in the area of Uphamâ€™s Corner, when they observed a vehicle speeding and with excessive tint. A CJIS query of the vehicle revealed that the registration was revoked. Officers conducted a traffic stop at the above location and spoke with the operator of the vehicle, Kevin Perez. Through several on-scene observations, Officers determined that Perez may be in possession of a firearm. Officers were able to recover a loaded firearm from Perez and placed him into custody without incident.
The firearm was determined to be a Glock .45 caliber, loaded with thirteen (13) rounds of ammunition in the magazine. Perez is to be charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Possession of a large capacity feeding device, and carrying a firearm without a license. Perez is expected to be arraigned in Dorchester District Court.