For Immediate Release - June 09, 2014

William Kearin appears in Superior Court on drug charges

A Pittsfield man was arraigned this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court on drug charges.  29 year old WILLIAM L. KEARIN, JR. (230 Hungerford Street) appeared before Judge John Agostini. 

KEARIN had not guilty pleas entered on his behalf on one (1) count of CONSPIRACY TO VIOLATE DRUG LAWS, TO WIT: DISTRIBUTION OF HEROIN, one (1) count of POSSESSION OF HEROIN and one (1) count of POSSESSION OF A STUN GUN.  Judge Agostini released him on $1,000 cash or $10,000 surety bail. 

The charges stem from the execution of a search warrant at his home on April 29, 2014. 

The investigation was conducted by members of the Pittsfield, Great Barrington, Dalton, Lee and North Adams Police Departments, the Berkshire County Sheriff’s Office and state troopers assigned to the District Attorney’s Office, members of the Berkshire County Drug Task Force.