Boston Police report arresting a South Boston man yesterday on charges he shot another man on Dorchester Avenue at Adams Street around 2:15 p.m. on Dec. 31.
Police charge Yusuf Mohamed, 19, was trying to kill his victim, but the man survived.
Police say officers, assisted by a K-9 unit and Boston Housing Police, arrested Mohamed at 4 Orton Marotta Way last night.
Officers executed a search warrant which led to the recovery of a 5.7 caliber FN Herstal handgun as well as a loaded .380 caliber Ruger LCP handgun with a laser sight.
Mohamed was charged with assault with intent to murder, assault and battery by means of a dangerous weapon, two counts of unlawful possession of a firearm and unlawful possession of ammunition, police say.