PITTSFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – After the Pittsfield Police Department Detective Bureau retrieved information about a juvenile in possession of a firearm, an investigation was made and an arrest warrant was given.
Upon investigation, a 17-year-old man was arrested for possession of a loaded handgun, and a large amount of cocaine and cash.
The juvenile is being charged with the following offenses:
- Carrying a loaded firearm without a license
- Possession of Ammunition without an FID card
- Trafficking in cocaine
- Possessing a firearm in the commission of a felony
- Violation of probation
The juvenile was arraigned Monday inside the Pittsfield Juvenile Court. Those who may have information about this incident are asked to contact Officer Virgilio at 413-448-9700 ext. 607, or text PITTIP and your message to TIP411 (847411).
In the last six months, this marks the sixth arrest of a juvenile whose criminal charges involved a firearm.