Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Quincy man arrested for Illegal Possession of Firearm.

 On August 29, 2020 at approximately 9:30AM Transit Police officers assigned to the South District recovered an unattended bag containing an undetermined amount of US Currency, illicit drugs, other drug paraphernalia and a loaded firearm at the MBTA's JFK Red Line station. Subsequent to an investigation by TPD Detectives, on 08/31/2020, Theodore Gamble, 35, of Quincy was placed into custody based on probable cause Gamble was the owner of the found bag. During Gamble's arrest he was is possession of, what the detectives believed to be, cocaine, marijuana and US Currency. Gamble to be charged with Trafficking a Class B Substance, Possession of Class D with the intent to Distribute, Conspiracy to violate the Drug laws, Illegal Possession of a Firearm and Illegal Possession of Ammunition.    

media inquiries should be directed to Superintendent Richard Sullivan at rsullivan@mbta.com  

the events listed above are allegations; All defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt