- Berkshire District Attorney's Office
Media Contact for Emerling is arraigned on sexual assault charges
Frederick A. Lantz
Pittsfield — A Pittsfield woman was arraigned this afternoon in Berkshire Superior Court on several charges. 29 year old ERICA EMERLING appeared before Judge Daniel Ford.
EMERLING had not guilty pleas entered on her behalf on one (1) count of AGGRAVATED RAPE OF A CHILD WITH FORCE, one (1) count of AGGRAVATED INDECENT ASSAULT AND BATTERY ON A CHILD UNDER 14 and one (1) count of POSING A CHILD IN A SEXUAL ACT. Judge Ford released her on personal recognizance on the condition she have no contact with the alleged victim.
The incidents are alleged to have occurred in Pittsfield on January 1, 2018 and involved an 18 month old boy.
The investigation was conducted by members of the Pittsfield Police Department.