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.


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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).