For Immediate Release - March 24, 2014

Taft found not guilty in Superior Court

A Waterbury, Connecticut man was found not guilty this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court on several charges.  The jury deliberated for about 15 hours over a three day period before returning its verdict against 33 year old KIJUAME S. TAFT a/k/a KESHAWN TAFT and MELLOW.  

TAFT was found not guilty on one (1) count of ARMED ROBBERY, one (1) count of ASSAULT AND BATTERY BY MEANS OF A DANGEROUS WEAPON and one (1) count of INTIMIDATION OF A WITNESS OR OTHER PERSON in connection with an alleged incident in Great Barrington, involving a 26 year old man, on September 15, 2012. 

The investigation was conducted by members of the Great Barrington Police Department.