Two Fall River residents are facing gun charges after an arrest by Boston’s Drug Control Unit.
According to Boston Police, at about 6:50 p.m. on Sunday, May 27, members of the Boston Police Drug Unit conducted an investigation in the area of 100 Washington Street, Dorchester. As a result of the investigation, officers recovered the following firearm from two individuals.
· One loaded black and grey, Taurus Millennium, G2, 9-millimeter firearm.
Detectives and Officers arrested Ernest Perez-Alicea, 46, and Casey Edwards, 34, both of Fall River in connection with the investigation. Perez-Alicea and Edwards were both charged with Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, and Possession of a Large Capacity Feeding Device. Both suspects will be arraigned in the Dorchester District Court on Tuesday.