Pittsfield Police responded to two separate shootings Saturday.
Around 12:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon, police were alerted to a ShotSpotter activation in the area of 210 Wahconah Street.
Minutes later they were notified of a second shooting on Upper North Street near Pontoosuc Lake.
Ballistic evidence was located at both scenes and while no injuries were reported, police did find a vehicle had been struck by gunfire on Upper North Street.
Officers identified a suspect vehicle and initiated a motor vehicle stop with that vehicle on Yarmouth Street. Evidence was recovered from that vehicle.
As a result of the investigation, two individuals were placed under arrest.
Alexandra Mitchell, 21, of Pittsfield, was charged with one count of unlawful possession of ammunition.
A 17-year-old male was charged with armed assault with intent to murder, discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a dwelling, unlawful possession of a firearm, and unlawful possession of ammunition.
The male party’s name is being withheld because he is a juvenile.
This investigation is ongoing and additional charges may be forthcoming.
Anyone who may have information about this incident is asked to contact the Pittsfield Police Department Detective Bureau at 413-448-9705.
Information can be provided anonymously via the Detective Bureau, the Drug Tips hotline at 413-448-9708, or by texting PITTIP and your message to TIP411 (847411).