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Police seize handgun hidden in grill

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ROXBURY, Mass. (WHDH) - Boston police were able to recover a handgun that had been hidden inside a grill in Roxbury.

Officers made the discovery Friday night in a courtyard on Bower Street after trying to engage in conversation with two males. One was known to the Commonwealth.

The loaded .38 Smith and Wesson special was found inside the grill. The two men were handcuffed for "officer safety," according to the Boston Police Department.

The two men were questioned about the weapon but denied any involvement. Both were released from custody.

A K-9 unit was brought in to sweep the area but no other weapons were found.

Police seized the firearm and the ammunition.
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