For Immediate Release - February 26, 2014

Green enters not guilty pleas on drug charges

A Pittsfield man was arraigned this morning in Berkshire Superior Court on drug charges.  21 year old BRANDON M. GREEN (57 Myrtle Street) appeared before Judge John Agostini. 

GREEN had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on one (1) count of POSSESSION OF COCAINE WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE, one (1) count of POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE, one (1) count of CONSPIRACY TO VIOLATE DRUG LAWS, TO WIT: POSSESSION OF COCAINE WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE and one (1) count of CONSPIRACY TO VIOLATE DRUG LAWS, TO WIT: POSSESSION OF MARIJUANA WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE.  Judge Agostini ordered that he be held at the Berkshire County House of Correction on $7,500 cash or $75,000 surety bail. 

The charges stem from the execution of a search warrant at 222 Springside Avenue in Pittsfield on January 29, 2014. 

The investigation was conducted by members of the Pittsfield and Lanesborough Police Departments and state troopers assigned to the District Attorney’s Office, members of the Berkshire County Drug Task Force.