For Immediate Release - November 08, 2013

King arraigned on a drug charge

A Pittsfield man was arraigned this morning in Berkshire Superior Court on several charges.  53 year old RONALD M. KING a/k/a MELVIN T. DAVIS, MELVIN R. KING and JOSEPH DAVIS appeared before Judge John Agostini. 

KING had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on one (1) count of TRAFFICKING IN HEROIN and one (1) count of OPERATING A MOTOR VEHICLE WITH A SUSPENDED LICENSE (2nd offense).  Judge Agostini ordered that he be held at the Berkshire County House of Correction on $10,000 cash or surety bail. 

The incident is alleged to have occurred in Lenox on October 13, 2013. 

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