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Trooper Recovers Loaded Gun During Boston Traffic Stop

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(Photo Credit: Mass. State Police)

(Photo Credit: Mass. State Police)

BOSTON (CBS) – A Mattapan man is facing gun charges after a traffic stop by State Police.

A Trooper pulled over Jamil Campbell, 39, Saturday afternoon on Heath Street in Boston for failing to stop at a stop sign.

Officials say they found a loaded 9 mm handgun and a box of ammo in the car.

Campbell also had an active warrant for Failure to Appear for Jury Duty.

He’s charged with unlawful possession of a firearm without a license, carrying a firearm with ammunition, possession of ammunition without a FID card

He was also cited for failure to stop at a stop sign and use motor vehicle without authority. Troopers say Campbell’s name was not registered on the rental car that he was driving.

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