Pittsfield Man Charged in Murder
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Police have arrested a suspect in the murder of a Pittsfield man on Friday evening.
Desmond Phillip, 42, is facing charges in the murder of 43-year-old Teddy Cepeda.
Police responded to a Goodrich Street address at approximately 6:30 p.m. Friday after receiving a 911 call and found Cepeda with a gunshot wound. Paramedics transported Cepeda to Berkshire Medical Center, where he died.
The Pittsfield Police and the Berkshire State Police Detective Unit assigned to the Berkshire District Attorney's Office established probable cause to arrest Phillip for the shooting.
The investigation into the shooting remains ongoing. Anyone with information should contact Pittsfield Police Detective Ignacio Matos at 413-448-9700, Ext. 576.
Phillip is expected to be arraigned on Monday.