Boston police say woman was carrying baby in car seat — and gun, drugs in diaper bag

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A 24-year-old Dorchester woman allegedly had a gun and drugs hidden in the diaper bag slung over her shoulder as she carried her baby in a car seat past officers who were arresting her boyfriend on a warrant.

Jessica Butler is facing charges of unlawful possession of a firearm and possession with intent to distribute crack cocaine, said Sergeant Michael McCarthy, a Boston police spokesman.

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