For Immediate Release - July 11, 2013

Demastrie pleads guilty to an armed robbery charge

A Pittsfield man pleaded guilty this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court to an armed robbery charge.  27 year old MATTHEW C. DEMASTRIE appeared before Judge John Agostini. 

DEMASTRIE pleaded guilty to one (1) count of ARMED ROBBERY.  Judge Agostini ordered that he serve a 3 to 5 year state prison sentence at the Massachusetts Correctional Institution at Cedar Junction.        

The charge stems from the armed robbery of Angelina’s Submarine Shop on Wahconah Street, in Pittsfield, on November 1, 2011. 

The investigation was conducted by members of the Pittsfield Police Department.