iBerkshires Blotter http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter? iBerkshires Blotter Sat, 18 Jan 2020 23:05:19 EST en-us Pittsfield Man Sentenced for Domestic Assault Convictions http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=4012 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=4012 Tue, 14 Jan 2020 18:22:00 EST PITTSFIELD, Mass. — A Pittsfield man was sentenced Friday to the maximum jail sentence for domestic abuse after being convicted by trial.    Judge Jennifer Tyne sentenced Andrew Rossetti, 32, of Pittsfield to 2 1/2 years at the Berkshire County House of Correction on a... Hinsdale Man Pleads Guilty to Murdering Kassedi Clark http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=4011 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=4011 Tue, 14 Jan 2020 18:16:00 EST PITTSFIELD, Mass. — The Hinsdale man responsible for the murder of Kassedi Clark pleaded guilty Monday in Berkshire Superior Court.   Michael Boulais, 34, pleaded guilty to first-degree murder, reckless endangerment of a child, and improper storage of a... No Injuries & Minimal Damage in Mohawk Forest Fire http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=4008 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=4008 Fri, 03 Jan 2020 18:22:00 EST The fire was largely out by the time firefighters arrived but they had to determine it was completely doused and had not spread into the walls.  NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Firefighters responded to a fire in a Mohawk Forest apartment that was already mostly extinguished by... Adams Police Take Man into Custody in Reported Hostage Situation http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=4005 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=4005 Tue, 31 Dec 2019 19:28:00 EST Complete write-thru with information from the Adams Police Department; 11:43 a.m., Jan. 1, 2020.  ADAMS, Mass. —  A possible hostage situation that lasted more than three hours ended around 7 p.m. on Tuesday with one person in custody.   According to a statement... Adams Police Make Arrests in Traffic Violations, Crash http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=4004 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=4004 Mon, 30 Dec 2019 19:22:00 EST ADAMS, Mass. —  Adams Police had a busy few days that included pursuing a man who ran from a traffic stop and arresting a teenager who drove a truck into a house.   The first arrest was made Friday morning just before 1 when an officer attempted to stop a silver Mercedes... Adams Police Investigating Armed Robbery at Gas Station http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=4003 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=4003 Thu, 26 Dec 2019 19:01:00 EST ADAMS, Mass. — Police are hoping the public can help identify the "grinch" who robbed a Howland Avenue gas station at knifepoint early Thursday morning.    Patrol officers assigned to the midnight shift responded to the Mobil Gas Station at approximately... Three Injured in Florida Plane Crash http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=4000 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=4000 Sat, 21 Dec 2019 10:05:00 EST FLORIDA, Mass. — Three people were injured when a small plane crashed in a wooded area off Church Street on Friday evening.    According to state police, the plane was located at about 6:50 p.m. by state police patrols, the Florida Fire Department and Northern Berkshire... Becket Man Sentenced to State Prison for Human Trafficking http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3997 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3997 Tue, 17 Dec 2019 18:54:00 EST PITTSFIELD, Mass. — A Becket man pleaded guilty on Monday in Berkshire Superior Court to human trafficking charges.    Randy Lambach, 47, was sentenced to 10 to 12 years in state prison by Judge John Agostini on nine counts of human trafficking, seven counts of deriving... Pittsfield Man Found Guilty of Rape, Assault & Battery http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3996 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3996 Tue, 17 Dec 2019 18:46:00 EST PITTSFIELD, Mass. — A Pittsfield man was convicted Monday of aggravated rape and assault charges by a Berkshire Superior Court jury.   Anthony Miller, 51, was found guilty of aggravated rape, strangulation, kidnapping, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, assault and... Authorities Investigating 3 Suspicious Fire on Mount Washington http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3995 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3995 Sun, 15 Dec 2019 21:26:00 EST MOUNT WASHINGTON, Mass. — Authorities are investigating arson in the case of three houses that burned on West Road early Sunday morning.    Two were owned by the state Department of Conservation and Recreation and one was privately owned.    The...