For Immediate Release - June 17, 2014

Baggett enters not guilty pleas on assault and other charges

An Adams man was arraigned this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court on several charges.  52 year old MICHAEL S. BAGGETT a/k/a MIGUEL BAGGETTEA (19 Pleasant Street) appeared before Judge John Agostini. 

BAGGETT had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on two (2) counts of ASSAULT BY MEANS OF A DANGEROUS WEAPON, one (1) count of THREAT TO COMMIT A CRIME, TO WIT: KILL and two (2) counts of INTIMIDATION OF A WITNESS OR OTHER PERSON.  Judge Agostini ordered that he be held at the Berkshire County House of Correction on $2,500 bail. 

The charges stem from an altercation in Adams on May 8, 2014 that involved a 35 year old male and a 24 year old female. 

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