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WPD Gang Unit Officers Arrest Male for Gun Possession on Dorchester St

For Immediate Release: 3/30/2022 9:20 am

On March 29th 2022 at about 6:15 PM, Worcester Police Gang Unit officers were on patrol in the area of Dorchester St when they observed a vehicle drive through a stop sign. Officers stopped the vehicle and found that the driver, Angel Rivera-Williams, 19-years-old of Upsala St, did not have a driver’s license.

Officers asked him to step out of the vehicle. Officers located a loaded silver handgun under the driver’s seat of the vehicle. Mr. Rivera-Williams does not have a license to carry firearms, and was placed under arrest. He is charged with Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle, Possession of a Large Capacity Firearm, Carrying a Loaded Firearm without a License, Possession of a Large Capacity Feeding Device, and a Stop Sign violation. He will be arraigned in court.

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