|Pittsfield Police Investigating Fatal Stabbing |
|10:00AM / Wednesday, September 13, 2023|
PITTSFIELD, Mass. — Authorities are investigating the fatal stabbing of a Pittsfield man on Tuesday night as a homicide.
Police responded at about 10:45 p.m. to the report of a stabbing on Melville Street, near the intersection with First Street.
A 42-year-old, who identity was not disclosed, was found at the scene. Officers, firefighters and Action Ambulance Personnel provided the victim with emergency medical care and he was transported to Berkshire Medical Center, where he later died.
The investigation is being handled by the Pittsfield Police with assistance from the State Police Detective Unit assigned to the Berkshire County District Attorney's Office.
This was not believed to have been a random act, and as such there is no immediate threat to the public.
Anyone who wishes to provide information is asked to contact Detective Neil Goodrich at 413-448-9700, Ext. 554. Information can also be provided anonymously via the Detective Bureau Tip Line at 413-448-9706, or by texting PITTIP and your message to TIP411 (847411).