Boston police arrest two Boston men in different incidents

Police arrested two Boston men in separate incidents Thursday and Friday on charges including illegal gun possession and drugs.

Late Friday, 24-year-old Robert Santos of Jamaica Plain was arrested after a driving infraction led to a chase and officers found a loaded gun and cocaine, Boston police said in a statement.

Officers on a routine patrol stopped Santos in the area of Preble Street near Mohawk Street, according to the statement. As they approached the car, Santos sped off to the parking lot of Moakley Park, where he abandoned the car and took off running.


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