PITTSFIELD — City police are searching for the suspect who they say shot another man Saturday night on Spring Street.
At around 11:45 p.m., officers responded to a ShotSpotter activation and multiple phone calls of shots fired in the area of 54 Spring St. Upon arrival, police say they found a 38-year-old man with injures that were not life threatening from a "projectile grazing" his leg, according to a news release from the Pittsfield Police Department.
Witnesses told police the suspect was a white male, about 6 feet tall and wearing a dark colored jacket. He was last seen fleeing southbound on Spring Street. A K-9 unit tracked the shooter and found a firearm and other evidence discarded by the suspect. Investigators also collected surveillance video from the area. Police believe the shooting was an isolated incident.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to call the Pittsfield Police Department Detective Bureau at 413-448-9705. Information can also be provided anonymously to city detectives via the Drug Tips hotline at 413-448-9708.