For Immediate Release - May 08, 2014

Harrington appears in Court on drug charges

A Pittsfield man was arraigned this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court on drug charges.  35 year old CHRISTOPHER J. HARRINGTON (18 Glenwood Avenue) appeared before Judge Mary Lou Rup. 

HARRINGTON had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on one (1) count of POSSESSION OF HEROIN WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE (2nd offense) and one (1) count of CONSPIRACY TO VIOLATE DRUG LAWS.  Judge Rup ordered that he be held at the Berkshire County House of Correction on $25,000 cash or $250,000 surety bail. 

The charges stem from the execution of a search warrant at his home on March 26, 2014.    

The investigation was conducted by members of the Pittsfield Police Department and the Berkshire County Drug Task Force.