iBerkshires Blotter http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter? iBerkshires Blotter Fri, 09 Dec 2016 23:58:15 EST en-us Superior Court Briefs: Dec. 7 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3311 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3311 Fri, 09 Dec 2016 12:51:00 EST Cases heard before Judge Daniel Ford on Wednesday, Dec. 7.   Omar Enriquez, 40, of Pittsfield had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on three counts of rape and abuse of a child and a single count of disseminating harmful matter to a minor.   He was ordered to be... Pittsfield Police Investigating Wednesday Night Shooting http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3310 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3310 Thu, 08 Dec 2016 16:33:00 EST PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Police are investigating a shooting that sent a 22-year-old man to the hospital.   Police say at about 4:49 p.m. on Wednesday officers responded to the area of Linden Street at Daniels Avenue for reports of shots fire. There they found the 22-year-old with... Pedestrian Struck on Pittsfield's West Housatonic Street http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3309 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3309 Thu, 08 Dec 2016 14:42:00 EST PITTSFIELD, Mass. — A pedestrian was struck by a car in front of Clapp Park on Thursday afternoon.   Police say an elderly man was walking on the sidewalk around 12:30 p.m. when a westbound vehicle went off the road, crashed into a sign, knocked down a utility pole, and hit... Pittsfield Firefighters Pull Man From Burning Building http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3308 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3308 Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:15:00 EST The cause of the fire remains under investigation. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Firefighters pulled one man from flames after the apartments above Tahiti Takeout caught fire early Thursday morning.   The department responded to the blaze shortly before 4:30 a.m. and... Superior Court Briefs: Nov. 15 - Dec. 1 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3307 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3307 Fri, 02 Dec 2016 15:02:00 EST Cases heard before Judge John Agostini on Tuesday, Nov. 15.   Brian Schaffer, 60, of Lee, pleaded guilty to four counts of possession of child pornography.   He was given a two-year suspended sentence at the Berkshire County House of Correction and placed on three-years... Pittsfield Teen Accosted On Elm Street http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3306 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3306 Mon, 28 Nov 2016 22:30:00 EST PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Police are looking for a man who accosted a 17-year-old girl on Elm Street on Monday afternoon.   Police say the teenager was approached by the suspect shortly after 2 p.m. in the area on Elm between Ontario Street and Elmhurst Avenue. The girl was not... Pittsfield Man Pleads Guilty to MassHealth Fraud http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3305 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3305 Mon, 28 Nov 2016 13:33:00 EST PITTSFIELD, Mass. — A Pittsfield man has pleaded guilty and been sentenced in connection with making duplicative claims for personal care services, resulting in an overpayment of approximately $82,000 in funds from the state's Medicaid Program (MassHealth), $46,500 of which was paid... Teen in Critical Condition Following Pittsfield Shooting http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3304 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3304 Mon, 28 Nov 2016 11:55:00 EST PITTSFIELD, Mass. — A 17-year-old is in critical condition following a Friday night shooting.   Police did not identify the male victim but said officers responded to shots being fired in the area of 391 North St. - the address of Methuselah Bar and Lounge - Friday night at... North Adams Apartment Fire Forces Out Five Families http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3303 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3303 Wed, 23 Nov 2016 17:00:00 EST NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — At least 20 people were forced from their apartments on Wednesday afternoon after a fire broke out in the attic above one of the units. The report of a fire in one of the rear units in the six-apartment building on Crossey Place came in before 3 p.m. The call came... Superior Court Briefs: Nov. 7 - Nov. 9 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3302 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3302 Fri, 11 Nov 2016 16:03:00 EST Cases heard before Judge John Agostini on Monday, Nov. 7.   Israel Delgado, 43, of Melville, N.J. pleaded guilty to a single count of conspiracy to violate drug laws, to wit possession of cocaine with intent to distribute.   He was ordered to pay a $500 fine. The charge...