Two arrested on gun charges in Fall River
Gang Task Force execut a 'No Knock' search warrant
FALL RIVER, MASS (WLNE) – Fall River Police announced the arrest of four men for gun charges on Thursday.
The Fall River POlice departments Vice and Intelligence Unit, Gang Unit, Emergency Services Unit (ESU), and Southeastern Massachusetts Gang Task Force executed a ‘No Knock’ search warrant at 422-426 Country Street #1SF.
The department says a ‘No Knock’ warrant was used due to the presence of firearms and potential gang members in the building.
According to the department, ESU made entry into the apartment and located and secured four males in four separate bedrooms before a search commenced.
In one bedroom, Detectives found a black Taurus Armas G2C 9MM Pistol inside a duffle bag, which belonged to 21-year-old Caine Hamilton who was in the room.
The gun was loaded with 11 rounds of ammunition in addition to one round in the chamber.
In another bedroom, police found a black Ruger SR40C 40 caliber pistol under the mattress of 19-year-old Jurvonta Decuire.
Police say this gun was loaded with 14 rounds of ammunition in addition to one round in the chamber.
Neither Hamilton nor Decuire are licensed to carry in Massachusetts and both were arrested on charges of:
- Possession of a Large Capacity Firearm
Possession of Ammunition without an FID card
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