Boston Police report the BPD gang unit arrested a 15-year-old in Heath Street Gang territory at the Mildred Hailey Apartments yesterday on charges he shot somebody on the Mission Hill turf of the Annunciation Road gang on May 11.
Police say a second teen, 17 and already behind bars on an unrelated charge, will also be charged in connection with the shooting at 17 Smith St., around 6:50 p.m. on May 11.
Police say the younger teen, too young to have his name publicly released, was charged with being delinquent for armed assault to murder, discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a building, carrying a dangerous weapon, unlawful possession of a firearm and unlawful possession of ammunition. Police add:
Separately, Officers executed a search warrant at the home of the 15-year-old juvenile and recovered a Keltec .380 firearm with four (4) rounds loaded in the magazine, a black Sig Sauer BB Gun, a black Remington BB Gun, and a replica Boston Police Detective Badge.
A long running feud between the two gangs has escalated in recent months. In April, members of the rival gangs took turns desecrating graves of murdered teens from each other's territories.