Police: Boston man arrested after search warrant uncovers loaded firearm, cocaine

BOSTON (WHDH) - A Boston man is facing drug and weapons charges after a search warrant led to the recovery of a loaded firearm, cocaine, and cash in Hyde Park on Thursday morning, police say.

Officers executing a search warrant at 28-year-old Edwin Dume’s apartment around 9:30 a.m. recovered five small plastic bags of crack cocaine from him, along with a loaded .22 Ruger handgun, $870, two digital scales, plastic baggies, and other drug paraphernalia found in the residence, according to Boston police.

He is expected to appear in West Roxbury Court on charges of Unlawful Possession Firearm, Unlawful Possession of Ammunition, Possession of a Large Feeding Device and Possession with Intent to Distribute Class B Drugs.

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