PITTSFIELD, Mass. (NEWS10) — The fatal shooting on Columbus Avenue is being treated as a homicide.
Police say the victim, 32-year-old Stephanie Olivieri, was sitting in a car near the intersection of Columbus Avenue and South John Street. She was rushed to Berkshire Medical Center where she later died.
The shooting took place around 3:22 a.m. Sunday in the area of 347 Columbus Ave. Tuesday evening, the Berkshire County District Attorney’s Office confirmed the shooting is being investigated as a homicide.
Officials said the incident is isolated, and investigators do not believe the public should be concerned about their safety.
Police are still searching for a suspect and do not believe Olivieri was the target.
Anyone with information should contact the Pittsfield Police Detective Bureau at (413) 448-9705 or anonymously by texting PITTIP and your message to TIP411 (847411).