Berkshire DA: findings from investigation into Pittsfield police killing will be delivered to Estrella family by end of month

On Air Now Playing WAMC HD2 22-year-old Miguel Estrella was shot to death by Officer Nicholas Sondrini during a 911 call on March 25th, prompting l...

July 5, 2022
8:38 PM

On Air Now Playing WAMC HD2 22-year-old Miguel Estrella was shot to death by Officer Nicholas Sondrini during a 911 call on March 25th, prompting local protest and calls for justice and reform. While witnesses, Estrella's family, and official accounts maintain he was experiencing a mental health crisis, an internal Pittsfield Police report said he did not qualify as a person in crisis and exonerated Sondrini of any responsibility for the killing.DA Andrea Harrington has been pursuing a criminal investigation into the incident.

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