At about 2:00 PM, on Wednesday, June 22, 2022, officers assigned to the Youth Violence Strike Drive, together with the Massachusetts State Police, carried out a visitors cease within the space of 147 Prepare Avenue in Dorchester which resulted within the firearm arrest of Demetrius Leary, 26, of Dorchester.
Whereas on patrol, officers noticed a motorized vehicle with excessively darkish tinted home windows, make a left flip with out utilizing a flip sign. Officers activated their emergency lights and sirens to conduct the visitors cease of the motorized vehicle.
Officers exited their police cruiser and made contact with the occupants. Officers noticed the entrance seat passenger, later recognized as Demetrius Leary, lean his physique ahead as if he had been tucking one thing beneath his legs. Leary was safely faraway from the motorized vehicle and officers recovered a loaded firearm from a fanny pack on the seat. The firearm was decided to be a Smith and Wesson .40 mannequin M&P Defend with six rounds within the journal.
Demetrius Leary was arrested and charged with; Illegal Possession of a Firearm and Illegal Possession of Ammunition. He’s anticipated to be arraigned in Dorchester District Courtroom.