For Immediate Release - July 23, 2012

Jones arraigned in Superior Court

A Pittsfield man was arraigned this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court on a conspiracy charge.  36 year old EUGENE G. JONES (271 Francis Avenue) appeared before Judge John Agostini. 

JONES had a not guilty plea entered on his behalf on one (1) count of CONSPIRACY TO VIOLATE DRUG LAWS, TO WIT: DISTRIBUTION OF COCAINE.  Judge Agostini released him on $500 bail.    

It is alleged that JONES conspired with others to sell cocaine in Pittsfield between March 9, 2012 and April 20, 2012.    

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