04/11/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 04/11/2019 11:55
One Less Gun: At about 8:10 PM on Wednesday, April 10, 2019, detectives and officers assigned to District B-2 (Roxbury) made an on-site warrant arrest in the area of 10 Smith Street in Roxbury. As part of an ongoing investigation officer conducted a traffic stop and subsequently arrested Keiver Gopaul, 28-years-old, of Dorchester on an active Dorchester District Court warrant for Armed Robbery. With the assistance of the K-9 Unit, officers recovered a .40 caliber Smith & Wesson M&P Shield firearm loaded with seven rounds of live ammunition from a secret compartment beneath the radio inside of the motor vehicle in which Gopaul was operating.
Gopaul is expected to be arraigned in West Roxbury District Court on charged of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, and Carrying a Loaded Firearm on a Public Way, Armed Career Criminal Level 2.