PITTSFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – A man from Pittsfield was arrested Monday night in connection with a homicide incident on King Street last Tuesday.
According to Berkshire County District Attorney Andrea Harrington, Pittsfield police arrested 42-year-old Michael Rose of Pittsfield in connection with the shooting homicide of 39-year-old Jeric Black. Rose is charged with murder and discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a building.
Pittsfield police were called to King Street around 11:39 p.m. Tuesday, February 1st for a 911 call. They found Jeric Black of Pittsfield suffering from a serious injury. He was taken to a nearby hospital where he died.
Rose was arraigned in Central Berkshire District Court and is being held without bail.