For Immediate Release - September 05, 2013

Newman pleads to drug charges, sentencing September 9th

A Springfield man pleaded guilty this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court to drug charges.  24 year old DEVIN L. NEWMAN appeared before Judge John Agostini. 

NEWMAN pleaded guilty to two (2) counts of DISTRIBUTION OF COCAINE and one (1) count of CONSPIRACY TO VIOLATE DRUG LAWS.  Judge Agostini released him pending sentencing which will occur on Monday, September 9, 2013.    

NEWMAN conspired with others to sell cocaine, in Pittsfield, between October 14, 2010 and October 21, 2010 and sold cocaine in Pittsfield on December 27, 2011 and January 2, 2012. 

The investigations were conducted by members of the Pittsfield Police Department and state troopers assigned to the District Attorney’s Office, members of the Berkshire County Drug Task Force.