For Immediate Release - September 23, 2013

Hall appears in Superior Court on drug and firearm charges

A Pittsfield man was arraigned this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court on drug and firearm charges.  21 year old JERREL L. HALL (61 Circular Avenue) appeared before Judge John Agostini. 

HALL had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on one (1) count of POSSESSION OF COCAINE WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE, one (1) count of ILLEGAL POSSESSION OF A FIREARM, RIFLE OR SHOTGUN, one (1) count of POSSESSION OF AMMUNITION WITHOUT A FIREARM IDENTIFICATION CARD and one (1) count of IMPROPER STORAGE OF A FIREARM.  Judge Agostini ordered that he be held at the Berkshire County House of Correction on $10,000 cash or $100,000 surety bail.  

The charges stem from an investigation into a call reporting shots fired in the area of Columbus and Circular Avenues in Pittsfield on August 19, 2013. 

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