For Immediate Release - June 17, 2014

Harvin is held on high bail on a drug charge

A Williamstown man was arraigned this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court on a drug charge.  38 year old ERNEST A. HARVIN (924 Henderson Road) appeared before Judge John Agostini. 

HARVIN had a not guilty plea entered on his behalf on one (1) count of POSSESSION OF HEROIN WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE.   Judge Agostini ordered that he be held at the Berkshire County House of Correction on $300,000 cash or $3,000,000 surety bail. 

The charge stems from the execution of a search warrant at his home on May 15, 2014

The investigation was conducted by members of the Berkshire County Drug Task Force.