UPDATE: Bail set at $15,000, per the Suffolk County DA's office.
Boston Police report arresting Verenisa Valdez, 25, of Jamaica Plain for driving a car with an expired registration and for possession of the loaded .45 caliber Glock 38 handgun they say officers found inside her car when she was stopped on Washington Street near Norwell Street in Dorchester around 9:35 p.m. on Monday.
In addition to charges of carrying a loaded firearm and unlawful possession of ammunition, police say, Valdez was also charged with unlawful possession of a firearm, second or subsequent offense.
On March 14, 2014, Valdez was arrested on Ashmont Street in Dorchester for driving with a suspended license - and possession of a loaded gun. She was found guilty and sentenced to 18 months in jail in that case, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.