Boston police recover 5 loaded firearms and ammunition during robbery investigation

Detectives reportedly found the guns in a Dorchester apartment on Monday.

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–Boston Police Department

Boston detectives recovered five loaded firearms and over $7,000 while searching a Dorchester apartment as part of an ongoing armed robbery investigation, police said in a news release.

During the initial incident, police said a man allegedly robbed two victims at gunpoint before he was seen fleeing into the apartment in the area of 19 Olney St. and taken into custody.

After police executed a search warrant on the apartment around 1 p.m. Monday, they said they found five loaded guns — a 9mm Taurus handgun, a .357 Magnum Smith and Wesson revolver, a .380 caliber Taurus handgun, a 9mm Browning Arms, and a .380 caliber Lorcin handgun.

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Detectives said they also recovered a “large amount of additional ammunition” and over $7,000.

The investigation was still active and ongoing. Police said they expected to file additional charges against the robbery suspect.

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