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Friday, November 19, 2021

Pittsfield Man Sentenced for Distributing Heroin

Defendant distributed more than 100 grams of heroin over a five-month period

BOSTON – A Pittsfield man was sentenced today in federal court in Springfield for heroin distribution charges.

Eulises Rosado, 51, was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Mark G. Mastroianni to 33 months in prison and five years of supervised release. On July 22, 2021, Rosado pleaded guilty to six counts of distribution of and possession with intent to distribute heroin.

On six occasions between March 2017 and August 2017, Rosado distributed heroin to a cooperating witness. On five of those occasions, Rosado sold the heroin from his home.

Acting United States Attorney Nathaniel R. Mendell; Joseph R. Bonavolonta, Special Agent in Charge of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Boston Office; and Colonel Christopher Mason, Superintendent of the Massachusetts State Police, made the announcement today. Special assistance was provided by the Pittsfield, Springfield, West Springfield, Holyoke and Easthampton Police Departments. Assistant U.S. Attorney Neil L. Desroches of Mendell’s Springfield Branch Office prosecuted the case.

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Drug Trafficking
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Updated November 19, 2021