For Immediate Release - June 14, 2012

Hanger is arraigned on drug charges

A Pittsfield man was arraigned this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court on drug charges.  32 year old COREY J. HANGER (281 Linden Street) appeared before Judge May Lou Rup. 

HANGER had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on three (3) counts of DISTRIBUTION OF COCAINE, one (1) count of POSSESSION OF COCAINE WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE and three (3) counts of DRUG VIOLATION WITHIN A DRUG FREE SCHOOL ZONE.   Judge Rup released him on $300 bail.    

The incidents are alleged to have occurred in Pittsfield between November 15, 2011 and May 9, 2012.    

The investigation was conducted by members of the Pittsfield Police Department, the Berkshire County Sheriff’s Department and state troopers assigned to the District Attorney’s Office, members of the Berkshire County Drug Task Force.