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WPD Officer Arrests Man on Beacon St for Warrants, Firearm

For Immediate Release: 9/28/2021 5:28 pm

On September 28th, 2021 the United States Marshals Task Force, which includes members of the Massachusetts State Police and the Worcester Police, were attempting to locate an individual on Beacon St who had several outstanding warrants. At about 6:20 AM, officers located Edwin Rivera, forty-four-years-old, at a Beacon St address, and placed him under arrest.

Officers also recovered a loaded handgun and several rounds of ammunition. Mr. Rivera does not have a license to carry firearms. In addition to the warrant, he is charged with Possession of a Firearm without an FID Card (2nd or subsequent offense) and Possession of Ammunition without an FID Card (2nd or subsequent offense). He will be arraigned in court.

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