One man was killed early yesterday morning in a shooting on Edward Avenue in Pittsfield, according to the Pittsfield Police Department. The victim’s name was not released, pending notification of his family.

According to a media release from the Pittsfield Police Department, authorities received a report of a possible gunshot victim outside a location on Edward Avenue at around 2:13 am.

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Upon their arrival, police found a man who appeared to have suffered at least one gunshot wound. He was pronounced dead at the scene. There were no further details available.


At this time the Pittsfield Police Department does not believe that there is a threat to the general public.  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).

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