New Bedford investigators take fourth weapon off street in one week


NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (WLNE)– Brand-new Bedford investigators took 4 weapons off the streets today.

On July 29th, investigators with the “The Mob Intelligence Bureau” performed a search warrant at a Hillman Street home.

That’s where they discovered 36-year-old Joseph Clement. Authorities took a packed 44 quality pistol with ammo. The department stated the revolver’s identification number was examined and was taken out of West Virginia.

Authorities kept in mind at the time of the arrest, Clement likewise had 3 open cases in Fall River District Court for kidnapping, attack, and running under the impact of narcotics.

He was jailed and charged with belongings of a gun and ammo without a license, getting taken home, and inappropriate storage.

New Bedford authorities prompted the general public to connect to them if you have any info on criminal activity in your area. Confidential suggestions can be left at (508) 991-6300 Ext. 1 or on www.newbedfordpd.com