New Bedford Police take another gun off the streets, arrest two after altercation

“On Tuesday, August 9, officers responded to the intersection of Rivet Street and County Street for an altercation involving a firearm.

When they arrived, the scene had already cleared. While traveling northbound on County Street, officers observed a vehicle traveling southbound. A felony stop was conducted and while officers searched the vehicle, they seized a Taurus Spectrum .380 handgun inside of the center console loaded with 6 rounds of ammunition.

The driver of the vehicle, identified as Felicia Dias, 31, of 39 Norwell Street, and her passenger, identified as Rashawn Gray, 25, of 445 Dartmouth Street, were arrested and charged with carrying a loaded firearm without a license, possession of ammunition without an FID card, possession of a firearm with a defaced serial number, and possession of a firearm without an FID card. Gray was additionally charged with assault with a dangerous weapon.

The arresting officer was Alan Kubik.: -New Bedford Police Department.

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