Boston Police report officers looking for a guy wanted for a Sunday armed robbery on Humboldt Avenue and Waumbeck Street found him at the Trotter School playground across the street around 5:25 p.m. yesterday.
As officers entered the playground, the suspect quickly fled the scene and a foot chase ensued down Waumbeck Street towards Harold Street. While continuing their pursuit, the officers observed the suspect reach into his waist area and throw an object into a driveway on Harold Street. Officers were able to apprehend the suspect at which time they recovered the discarded object which was determined to be a .380 caliber Taurus TCP ACP handgun with 1 round in the chamber and 6 rounds in the magazine.
Tyrese Sealy, 18, of Roxbury, was charged with unlawful possession of a firearm, unlawful possession of ammunition, unlawfully carrying a dangerous weapon, possession of a firearm with an obliterated serial number and trespassing, police say.
On Sept. 28, police arrested a 14-year-old they say had brought a loaded gun to the Trotter School playground.