|Gun, Drugs Recoverd Near Cathedral Basilica|
Fontoura said the sheriff’s officers initiated an immediate foot pursuit. When the suspect ran past 66 Summer Avenue he was observed stashing his weapon in a window air-conditioning vent.
The suspect, a 17-year-old male, was soon arrested and his handgun, a .38 caliber Colt revolver, was recovered. During a subsequent search the sheriff’s officers discovered seven bags of ‘crack’ cocaine in the suspect’s pants pocket.
Attempted murder, weapons and drug charges against the suspect are pending. Later today, the suspect will be lodged in the