RUSSELL, Mass. (WWLP) – Massachusetts State Police Troopers arrested a Pittsfield man with a gun, drugs, and a stolen vehicle on I-90 (Massachusetts Turnpike) in Russell.

Trooper Nathan Hastings did an RMV search on a black Jaguar SUV on Sunday night around 6 p.m. while on I-90 in Russell. The inquiry found the vehicle had been stolen two days prior.

The Trooper called for backup and continued following the vehicle. When backup arrived, Hastings pulled the vehicle over. Upon investigation, Troopers found a .40 caliber Glock pistol loaded with 13 rounds of ammunition, a 10-round magazine, and a small bag of what was thought to be cocaine.

The driver was identified as 34-year-old Brendan Remillard of Pittsfield. Remillard was brought to the Westfield Barracks for booking and bail was set at $10,000. The following are his charges:

  1. Receiving Stolen Motor Vehicle
  2. Illegal Possession a Firearm
  3. Possession of a Large Capacity Feeding Device
  4. Carrying a Loaded Firearm
  5. Possession of Ammunition Without FID Card
  6. Possess Class B Drug