Search Warrant Takes High Powered Automatic Firearm Off the Street

Pursuant to an ongoing investigation, officers from District C-11 (Dorchester) Drug Unit applied for and were granted a search warrant for 3 Coleman street #1 in Dorchester by Dorchester District Court.

Yesterday around 3:00PM, officers armed with the search warrant made entry to the above address to execute the search warrant.  During the search warrant officers recovered and seized the following items:

1)      Romanian Arms AK-47 Assault Rifle

2)      Three (3) Ammunition Clips

3)      Thirty-Nine Rounds of Armor Piercing Ammunition

4)      A Pistol Holster

5)      A Digital Scale

Suspect, Dorothy E. Cappra, 29 of Dorchester was arrested and charged with Unlawful Possession of a Machine Gun, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition and Possession of a Large Capacity Feeding Device. The suspect was later additionally charged with Receiving Stolen Property when the AK-47 was discovered to have been stolen from Portland, Maine.