For Immediate Release - May 08, 2013

Mullin is arraigned on B&E and other charges

A Pittsfield man was arraigned this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court on breaking and entering and other charges.  22 year old JAMES M. MULLEN (59 Brown Street) appeared before Judge C. Jeffrey Kinder. 

MULLEN had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on one (1) count of BREAKING AND ENTERING A BUILDING IN THE DAYTIME WITH INTENT TO COMMIT A FELONY, five (5) counts of LARCENY OVER $250 FROM A PERSON 60 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER, one (1) count of LARCENY FROM A PERSON OVER 65 YEARS OF AGE, one (1) count of ATTEMPT TO COMMIT A CRIME, TO WIT: LARCENY OVER $250 FROM A PERSON 60 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER, one (1) count of RECEIVING STOLEN PROPERTY OVER $250, three (3) counts of FORGERY, three (3) counts of UTTERING, one (1) count of MISLEADING A POLICE OFFICER OR OTHER PERSON, one (1) count of FURNISHING A FALSE NAME TO A POLICE OFFICER and one (1) count of COMMON AND NOTORIOUS THIEF.  Judge Kinder ordered that he be held at the Berkshire County House of Correction on $25,000 cash or $250,000 surety bail. 

The incidents are alleged to have occurred in Pittsfield and North Adams between August 3, 2012 and April 4, 2013. 

The investigations were conducted by members of the Pittsfield and North Adams Police Departments.