For Immediate Release - January 16, 2014

Allen found guilty, sentencing next week

A Waterbury, Connecticut man was found guilty this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court on several charges.  The jury deliberated for about an hour before returning its verdict against 22 year old DEON A. ALLEN a/k/a ACE.  

ALLEN was found guilty on one (1) count of ARMED ROBBERY, one (1) count of ASSAULT AND BATTERY BY MEANS OF A DANGEROUS WEAPON and one (1) count of INTIMIDATION OF A WITNESS OR OTHER PERSON in connection with an incident in Great Barrington, involving a 26 year old man, on September 15, 2012. 

Judge Daniel Ford ordered that ALLEN be held at the Berkshire County House of Correction without the right to bail pending sentencing which will occur on Tuesday, January 21st at 2 p.m. 

The investigation was conducted by members of the Great Barrington Police Department.