Home About Archives RSS Feed

Three Suspects Charged After Shots Fired in Pittsfield

By Michael Wynn
Police Chief
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Pittsfield Police Department responded to the vicinity of 47 John St. for a report of shots fired on Wednesday, Oct. 31 at approximately 3:38 p.m. 
 
Preliminary investigation on the scene by patrol and detectives indicated that multiple shots had been fired and that a vehicle parked at the scene had been struck by one projectile. 
 
Witnesses at the scene were able to provide investigators with the complete names of three suspects and first names of an additional two suspects. Additional information from follow-up witnesses provided partial clothing descriptions and direction of travel. Approximately 30 minutes after the initial report, three suspects were stopped and detained in the area of First Street.  All three suspects were arrested and charged with three counts of assault by means of a dangerous weapon and one count of vandalism. The arrested parties have been identified as Nathaniel Marksman, 21, Christopher Grant, 17, and an unnamed juvenile.
 
The investigation is ongoing and anyone with additional information is encouraged to contact the Pittsfield Police Detective Bureau at 413-448-9705 or to provide the information via our text feature at www.pittsfieldpd.org.
     

Support Local News

We show up at hurricanes, budget meetings, high school games, accidents, fires and community events. We show up at celebrations and tragedies and everything in between. We show up so our readers can learn about pivotal events that affect their communities and their lives.

How important is local news to you? You can support independent, unbiased journalism and help iBerkshires grow for as a little as the cost of a cup of coffee a week.

News Headlines
SteepleCats Drop Another At Home
Active Summer of Major Tournaments for Pittsfield Girls Softball
Adams Town Meeting to Decide Budget, Town Adminstrator Spending
Pittsfield Warns of Increased Tickborne Illnesses
Coutts And Ortiz Lift SteepleCats Over Swamp Bats
Bellevue Cemetery Vandal May Be Groundhog
Baseball Exhibit Brings Cultural, Historical Threads Together
SteepleCats Claw Out Of Early Hole To Defeat Mainers
North Adams Elks, Veterans Office Host Picnic for Veterans
Teachers' Union to Mount Greylock: Honor Existing Contracts

Police Logs

Pittsfield Police

North Adams

Crimewatch Links

North Adams CrimeWatch

Stamford/Clarksburg CrimeWatch

Pittsfield CrimeWatch

Emergency: 911
Adams 413-743-1212
Clarksburg 413-663-7795
Cheshire 413-743-1501
Dalton 413-684-0300
Great Barrington 413-528-0306
Lanesborough 413-443-4107
Lee 413-243-2100
Lenox 413-637-2346
North Adams 413-664-4944
Pittsfield 413-448-9700
Richmond 413-698-3315
Stockbridge 413-298-4179
Williamstown 413-458-5733
West Stockbridge 413-232-7938
State Police  
Cheshire Barracks
413-743-
4700
Lee Barracks 413-243-0600
Shaftsbury, Vt., Barracks 802-442-3263

 



Categories:
Adams (67)
Alford (0)
Becket (6)
Cheshire (20)
Clarksburg (39)
Dalton (5)
Egremont (2)
Florida (7)
Great Barrington (24)
Hancock (5)
Hinsdale (4)
Lanesborough (25)
Lee (14)
Lenox (11)
Monterey (0)
Mount Washington (0)
New Ashford (5)
New Marlborough (1)
North Adams (209)
Otis (2)
Peru (2)
Pittsfield (246)
Pownal (13)
Readsboro (14)
Richmond (7)
Sandisfield (5)
Savoy (5)
Sheffield (2)
Stamford (30)
State (1)
Stockbridge (5)
Tyringham (1)
Washington (1)
West Stockbridge (1)
Williamstown (72)
Windsor (3)
Archives:
June 2018 (4)
May 2018 (10)
April 2018 (9)
March 2018 (10)
February 2018 (9)
January 2018 (18)
December 2017 (11)
November 2017 (12)
October 2017 (13)
September 2017 (4)
Tags:
Homicide Larceny Fatal Cocaine Murder Buglaries Crime Watch Drugs Motor Vehicle Accident Break-ins Fraud Mvi Firearms Armed Robbery Veremko Pedestrians Motor Vehicle Vehicle Accident Structure Fire Rape Robbery Shooting Search Missing Persons Stabbing Police Injuries Hit & Run Drug Charges Fire Police Investigation Heroin Assaults Assault
Popular Entries:
Great Barrington Crashes Leave Two Dead
North Adams Woman Killed in Route 2 Crash
North Adams Man Crashes SUV Into Home
Man Killed by Bull in Clarksburg
Clarksburg Selectman Responds
Clarksburg Talks Burglary
North Adams Man Arraigned on Child Porn Charges
Fatal Accident Closes Route 8 in Adams
Kincaid Pleads Guilty to Aggravated Rape
Drug Ring King Sentenced to Cedar Junction
Recent Entries:
Superior Court Briefs: June 12 - June 13
Two Men Arrested In Connection To Shooting In Pittsfield
Superior Court Briefs: May 30 - June 7
Pittsfield Home on Highland Avenue Destroyed By Fire
Superior Court Briefs: May 11 - May 24
Pilot Killed When Plane Crashes in Woodford, Vt.
A Suspicious Package Causes Evacuation Of North Adams Police Station
Attempted Abduction Reported In Egremont
Six Arrested During Two Concurrent Raids In Pittsfield
Basement Blaze Forces Evacuation of North Adams Holiday Inn