Superior Court Briefs: October 31 - November 1
Ciro Reyes-Palma, 41, of Great Barrington was found guilty by a jury on four counts of rape of a child with force, one count of assault on a child with intent to commit rape and six counts of indecent assault and battery on a child under 14.
Judge Agostini issued a default warrant for Reyes-Palma, who failed to appear in court Monday morning. The jury found that Reyes-Palma sexually assaulted a girl who is now 15 years old in Great Barrington between April 1, 2009 and January 13, 2011.
Cases heard before Judge John Agostini on Thursday, November 1.
Anthony Teti Jr., 31, of Pittsfield had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on four counts of larceny from a building, four counts of receiving stolen property, 21 counts of misuse of a credit card, four counts of identity fraud, 20 counts of fraudulent use of a credit card, 17 counts of uttering a false document, three counts of larceny over $250 from a person over the age of 60, 16 counts of forgery of a document, two counts of larceny under $250 from a person over the age of 60, two counts of attempt to commit a crime to wit: fraudulent use of a credit card, two counts of common and notorious thief, and single counts of forgery of a check, uttering a false check, operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license, breaking and entering in the daytime with intent to commit a felony, breaking and entering a motor vehicle in the daytime and larceny under $250.
Teti was ordered to be held at the Berkshire County House of Correction on $5,000 cash or $50,000 surety bail. The incident are alleged to have occurred in Pittsfield and Cheshire between April 5, 2012 and August 12, 2012.
Andrew DuPont, 19, of South Egremont had a not guilty plea entered on his behalf on a single count of violation of a harassment order.
He was released on personal recognizance on the condition that DuPont have not contact with the alleged victim, observe a curfew, reside with his mother and remain drug and alcohol free during the pendency of this case. The incident allegedly occurred in Great Barrington on May 22, 2012 and involved a 16-year-old girl.