NORTH ADAMS -- The following cases were heard in Northern Berkshire District Court on Tuesday:
* Stephane Vernieres, 36, of Stearns Avenue in Pittsfield, was arraigned on charges of operating a motor vehicle under the influence of liquor and destruction of property under $250. A pretrial hearing has been scheduled for June 22.
* Richard K. Superneau Jr., 51, of River Road in North Adams, was found guilty on charges of operating under the influence of liquor (OUI), fourth offense, operating a motor vehicle with a suspended license for a prior OUI charge while under the influence of liquor, failure to stop for police, operating an uninsured motor vehicle, a number-plate violation and negligent operation of a motor vehicle. Superneau was also found responsible on charges of speeding, a marked-lanes violation, operating an unregistered motor vehicle, an inspection sticker violation, possessing an open container of alcohol in a motor vehicle, obstructing an emergency vehicle and receiving stolen property under $250. He was sentenced to two years in a house of correction.
* Michael Dise, 33, of Manhattan Street in Springfield, was arraigned on a charge of possession of a Class B drug, subsequent offense. A pretrial hearing has been scheduled for July 25.
A warrant was issued for the following person:
* Brandylee Herbert, 32, of Hoosac Street in Adams, on charges of possession of a Class A drug, possession of a Class B drug and being present where heroin is kept.
-- Phil Demers