Man sentenced for growing marijuana plants
HERKIMER COUNTY, N.Y. -- A Herkimer County man was sentenced for his role in a massive marijuana growing operation.
As part of a plea deal, Corey Leitz, 42, of Frankfort will spend the next 12 years in prison.
He admitted to growing thousands of plants in a barn and selling them throughout Herkimer County. This is his second felony drug conviction since 1998.