For Immediate Release - January 06, 2014

Palmer enters not guilty plea on a drug charge

A Pittsfield man was arraigned this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court on a drug charge.  49 year old KIRK L. PALMER (6 White Terrace) appeared before Judge Daniel Ford. 

PALMER had a not guilty plea entered on his behalf on one (1) count of POSSESSION OF COCAINE WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE (2nd offense).   Judge Ford released him on $2,500 cash or $25,000 surety bail. 

The charge stems from the execution of a search warrant at his home on November 21, 2013.             

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