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2 loaded handguns, illegal drugs found in home search

Officers recovered a loaded handgun and a loaded revolver.

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Officers recovered a loaded handgun and a loaded revolver.

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A 25-year-old man was arrested early this morning when Boston police searched a Roxbury home and found he had two loaded handguns and illegal drugs, police said. Douglas Reid of Roxbury was arrested after several police officers searched the home near 14 Horadan Way at 1:32 a.m., police said in a statement. The officers recovered a loaded handgun and a loaded revolver, a “large amount” of illegal narcotics, and some cash, police said. Reid faces several charges, including unlawful possession of a firearm, possession of Class B drugs, and resisting arrest. Boston police have recovered over 800 guns so far in 2014.

Kiera Blessing can be reached at kiera.blessing@globe.com.
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