For Immediate Release - August 07, 2013

Police investigate an early morning shooting in Pittsfield

Pittsfield Police are investigating an early morning shooting that has hospitalized a 21 year old man.

Police received a call reporting a disturbance at 50 Brown Street just after midnight Wednesday.  When officers arrived on the scene they found several persons attempting to transport 21 year old CHANDLER LYNCH (132 Lincoln Street) to the hospital.  Emergency Medical Technicians transported LYNCH to Berkshire Medical Center where he is listed in critical condition in the Intensive Care Unit. 

At this point in the investigation, detectives don’t suspect foul play, but would encourage anyone with information regarding this incident to contact the Detective Bureau at (413) 448-9705.   

The investigation is being conducted by members of the Pittsfield Police Department.