iBerkshires Blotter http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter? iBerkshires Blotter Wed, 21 Aug 2019 17:03:25 EDT en-us River Street's East End Closed for Pole Replacement in North Adams http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3933 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3933 Mon, 19 Aug 2019 13:33:00 EDT NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — River Street was closed between Freeman Avenue and Eagle Street for a few hours on Monday afternoon to replace a utility pole.    Police reported that the pole was struck in a motor vehicle accident on Monday morning. The pole is located by Dave's... Woman Killed in Two-Car Crash in Richmond http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3932 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3932 Wed, 14 Aug 2019 22:41:00 EDT RICHMOND, Mass. — A two-car crash on Route 41 at Dublin Road at about 5:30 on Wednesday evening resulted in the death of a 72-year-old woman.   On Thursday, Police identified the victim as Barbara Detlefsen of Slippery Rock, Pa. The crash is still under... Former Great Barrington Assistant Tax Collector Charged With Embezzlement http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3931 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3931 Wed, 14 Aug 2019 14:48:00 EDT PITTSFIELD, Mass. — A former Great Barrington assistant tax collected is being charged with embezzlement after allegedly stealing more than $100,000 in excise and property taxes.   Deborah Ball, 63, of Great Barrington was arraigned in Superior Court on Wednesday for what... Lee Woman Seriously Injured in Stockbridge Road Accident http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3930 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3930 Thu, 08 Aug 2019 14:59:00 EDT GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — Police say a pot-impaired teenager seriously injured a young Lee woman on Wednesday night when his car hit her on Stockbridge Road.   Police say 19-year-old Khali Zabian was northbound when her car veered off the highway and struck guardrails near... North Adams Police Investigating Feces Vandalism http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3928 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3928 Wed, 07 Aug 2019 17:12:00 EDT NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Authorities are investigating a disturbing incident that occurred early Wednesday morning at Brayton Hill Apartments.   According to Facebook posts made by friends and neighbors of the victim, someone smeared feces over her door and air conditioner and... Deer Causes Accident on Route 2 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3926 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3926 Fri, 02 Aug 2019 17:21:00 EDT NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — A deer was killed Friday afternoon after a collission with two Jeeps.    The accident occurred at about 3:30 p.m. near Galvin Road. The deer was attempting to cross Route 2 when it was struck by a dark gray Jeep Patriot heading east. The Patriot... Pittsfield Teen Rescued From Old Water Tank at Springside http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3924 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3924 Mon, 29 Jul 2019 20:26:00 EDT The Western Massachusetts Technical Rescue Team consists of members from various departments throughout the region performing the rescues all over. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — A teenager fell into an old water tank at Springside Park and had to be extricated by first... Pittsfield Man in Critical Condition Following Roll Over Crash http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3923 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3923 Sat, 27 Jul 2019 16:24:00 EDT Firefighters free the occupants from the vehicle. PITTSFIELD, Mass. — A city man is in critical condition following a rollover accident on Columbus Avenue Saturday.   According to police, Chester Soutier was transported to Berkshire Medical Center following... Police Investigating Robbery Of Pittsfield Package Store http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3921 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3921 Thu, 25 Jul 2019 19:15:00 EDT PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Police are investigating a robbery of Harte's Package Store Wednesday night.   Police say at 9:09 p.m. Wednesday night officers were called to the Dalton Avenue store for a reported robbery. The suspect was described as a short, white man with a beard... Richmond Man Killed Motor Vehicle Collision on Route 41 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3919 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3919 Thu, 25 Jul 2019 16:53:00 EDT RICHMOND, Mass. —  An 84-year-old Richmond man was killed Wednesday afternoon in a motor vehicle accident on Route 41 near Dublin Road.   State police say Roland Small was a passenger in a 2007 Subaru Forester when it collided with a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado driven by a...