Barnstable: Unlawful Possession of Firearm: Dismissed

Summary of Facts: While investigating a different case in an apartment complex, police officers claimed to have observed our client engaging in suspicious activity in his home. The police went to the front door and asked for permission to come inside. A separate household member allowed the officers to enter. The officers learned that our client had placed something in his closet and proceeded to search his bedroom. The police found a handgun and arrested our client. Action: As counsel for our client, Attorney Coughlin reviewed the case and filed a motion to suppress…Read more