SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – The Springfield Police arrested a man that had a warrant in connection with a shooting in Chicopee.

At around 6:35 p.m. on Thursday, the Springfield Police Firearms Investigation Unit were conducting an unrelated investigation and saw 32-year-old Troy Dubose of Springfield, who has an active warrant, in a car at a parking lot on Hall of Fame Avenue.

Dubose was arrested and detectives seized a loaded firearm found in his fanny pack that was reported stolen out of Springfield.

Troy Dubose is charged with the following:

  • Carrying a Firearm without a License
  • Carrying a Loaded Large Capacity Firearm on a Public Way
  • Convicted Felon in Possession of a Firearm
  • Firearm Violation with 3 Prior/Violent Gun Crimes
  • Possession of Ammunition without a FID Card
  • Receiving Stolen Property Less than $1200
  • Possession with the Intent to Distribute a Class D Drug
  • Arrest Warrant (Chicopee District Court)
    – Firearm-armed Assault to Murder
    – Carrying a Dangerous Weapon
    – Assault with a Dangerous Weapon
    – Discharging a Firearm within 500 feet of a Building
    – Wanton Destruction of Property +$1200
    – Possession of a Firearm without a FID Card

There have been 131 illegally possessed firearms seized by the Springfield Police Department in 2022.