iBerkshires Blotter http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter? iBerkshires Blotter Sat, 07 Dec 2019 13:37:47 EST en-us Death of Assault Victim Has DA Seeking Murder Charge http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3986 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3986 Thu, 05 Dec 2019 14:43:00 EST NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — The Berkshire district attorney intends to seek a murder charge indictment against a North Adams man who has been held by authorities since the brutal beating of his wife five months ago.    Charli Cook, 41, died at Baystate Medical Center in... State Police Arrests Uncover 1,000 Bags of Heroin http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3982 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3982 Tue, 19 Nov 2019 13:16:00 EST PITTSFIELD, Mass. — State police on Monday night arrested three people on drug charges after a traffic stop on Brown Street.    Sgt. Jorge Berrios, who is assigned to Troop B Berkshire Community Action Team (CAT), stopped a 2011 Chevrolet Cruze at about 7:45 p.m. for a... Adams Firefighters Quickly Douse Dryer Fire http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3978 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3978 Thu, 07 Nov 2019 15:54:00 EST ADAMS, Mass. — The Fire Department quickly snuffed out a dryer fire before it extended into a Summit Avenue home Thursday afternoon.   Firefighters responded a little after 1 p.m. to a  single-family home at 13 Summit Ave. for a fire that was called in as a dryer fire and... Trick-or-Treater Struck by Vehicle in Williamstown http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3975 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3975 Fri, 01 Nov 2019 09:22:00 EDT WILLIAMSTOWN, Mass. — A pedestrian struck by a vehicle on Cole Avenue during trick-or-treating hours showed no signs of visible injury, police reported Friday morning.   Chief Kyle Johnson said the person struck was transported by Northern Berkshire EMS to the satellite... Authorities Make Arrest in Adams Structure Fire Incident http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3971 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3971 Wed, 23 Oct 2019 10:59:00 EDT Authorities detour traffic at the mall entrance in Lanesborough as they take the suspect into custody.  The Adams Police Department has released more information on Tuesday's fire and suspect chase.   According to a statement released on... Two-Vehicle Crash on Mass Ave Injures Four http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3970 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3970 Tue, 22 Oct 2019 10:26:00 EDT NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — A Tuesday morning two-car accident sent four to Berkshire Medical Center North's emergency satellite facility with only minor injuries.   Police responded to the accident around 9 a.m. near Church Hill on Massachusetts Avenue, near Blackinton... North Adams Police Arrest Suspect in Armed Robberies http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3969 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3969 Sun, 20 Oct 2019 13:04:00 EDT NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Police have arrested a suspect in two armed robberies that occurred overnight Saturday and Sunday.   The first robbery occurred about 9 p.m. on Saturday when Dave's Package Store at the corner of River and Canal streets set off a hold up... North Adams Man Killed, 2 Injured in Route 8 Crash http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3968 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3968 Sun, 20 Oct 2019 12:46:00 EDT Route 8 was closed for some time on Sunday morning after a three-vehicle collision near Farnams Road.  Update: Anthony Emard, 61, of North Adams has been identified as the fatality in Sunday morning's three-vehicle crash on Route... Authorities Release Details of Alleged Assault at Simon's Rock http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3965 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3965 Thu, 17 Oct 2019 12:58:00 EDT GREAT BARRINGTON, Mass. — The details of an alleged assault at Bard College at Simon's Rock more than two weeks ago have been released by the authorities, and several aspects of the account aren't adding up.   The victim, an unidentified student of color, has said they... Pittsfield Man Charged with Setting A-Mart Convenience Store Blaze http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3963 http://www.iberkshires.com/blogs/blotter?bid=3963 Thu, 17 Oct 2019 11:48:00 EDT Screen capture taken from video by Patricia Devinez  here. Update: PITTSFIELD,  Mass. — A Pittsfield man has been arrested in relation to the devastating fire that destroyed the A-Mart convenience store on Tuesday night.   Thomas Roberts,...