For Immediate Release - September 11, 2013

Rosander has case continued without a plea

A North Adams man appeared in Berkshire Superior Court this afternoon.  30 year old DAVID J. ROSANDER appeared before Judge John Agostini. 

ROSANDER had one (1) count of ASSAULT AND BATTERY continued without a change of plea for 6 months.    

The charge stems from an incident in North Adams on February 10, 2013. 

One (1) count of TRAFFICKING IN COCAINE, one (1) count of POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE, one (1) count of POSSESSION OF A FIREARM DURING THE COMMISSION OF A FELONY, one (1) count of ILLEGAL OWNERSHIP 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 were dismissed at the request of the Commonwealth.  Prior to a scheduled motion to suppress the Commonwealth conceded the evidence was seized improperly.     

The investigation was conducted by members of the North Adams Police Department.