For Immediate Release - June 04, 2014

Palmer pleads guilty, will be sentenced later

A Pittsfield man pleaded guilty this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court to a drug charge.  49 year old KIRK L. PALMER (6 White Terrace) appeared before Judge John Agostini. 

PALMER pleaded guilty to one (1) count of POSSESSION OF COCAINE WITH INTENT TO DISTRIBUTE.   Judge Agostini released him on $500 bail pending sentencing which will occur on August 5, 2014 at 9 a.m. 

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.