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Joshua Lofink stabbed two people after a confrontation over how he was treating his dog. He'll spend up to 18 years in state prison

PITTSFIELD — The confrontation that ended with Joshua Lofink stabbing two people on Tyler Street lasted all of about 12 minutes; it'll cost him up to 18 years in prison. 

"This was one of the more incredibly senseless events that I've seen," said Judge John Agostini, before doling out the sentence on Thursday. 

Lofink, 38,


Amanda Burke can be reached at aburke@berkshireeagle.com or 413-496-6296.

Cops and Courts Reporter

Amanda Burke is Cops and Courts Reporter for The Berkshire Eagle. An Ithaca, New York native, she previously worked at The Herald News of Fall River and the Fitchburg Sentinel & Enterprise.

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