Knight found guilty as an armed career felon, sentencing on the 29th
A Pittsfield man was found guilty this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court. The jury deliberated for about forty-five minutes before returning its verdict against 27 year old DANIEL J. KNIGHT.
KNIGHT was found guilty on one (1) count of ARMED CAREER FELON. Judge Agostini ordered that he be held at the Berkshire County House of Correction without the right to bail. KNIGHT will be sentenced on Thursday, November 29th at 9 a.m.
Yesterday, KNIGHT was found guilty by a different jury on four (4) counts of BREAKING AND ENTERING IN THE NIGHTTIME WITH INTENT TO COMMIT A FELONY, one (1) count of RECEIVING OR POSSESSING A STOLEN MOTOR VEHICLE, two (2) counts of LARCENY FROM A BUILDING, two (2) counts of BREAKING INTO A DEPOSITORY, one (1) count of LARCENY OVER $250, one (1) count of VANDALIZE PROPERTY, seven (7) counts of ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF A FIREARM, RIFLE OR SHOTGUN and one (1) count of COMMON AND NOTORIOUS THIEF. He will be sentenced on those charges on November 29th as well.
The investigation was conducted by members of the Pittsfield Police Department.