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Press Release Bates arraigned on a charge of permitting bodily injury to a child

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  • Berkshire District Attorney David F. Capeless

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Frederick A. Lantz

PITTSFIELD — An Adams woman was arraigned this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court. 41 year old MEGAN BATES appeared before Judge John Agostini.

BATES had a not guilty plea entered on her behalf on one (1) count of PERMITTING BODILY INJURY TO A CHILD. Judge Agostini released her on personal recognizance.

The incident is alleged to have occurred in Adams on August 5, 2015 and involved a boy who was three months old at the time.

The investigation was conducted by State Police Detectives assigned to the District Attorney’s Office.


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