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U.S. Attorney’s Office
Northern District of New York

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Schenectady Man Pleads Guilty to Heroin Conspiracy

ALBANY, NEW YORK – Corey J. White, aka “Stacks,” age 35, of Schenectady, New York, pled guilty today to conspiring to distribute heroin.

The announcement was made by United States Attorney Grant C. Jaquith and Janelle M. Miller, Acting Special Agent in Charge of the Albany Field Office of the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

White admitted that between August 1, 2016 and May 10, 2017, he worked with another person to distribute heroin in Schenectady.  He also admitted that on May 11, 2017, he possessed, in his Schenectady residence, about 100 green-colored envelopes, each of which contained heroin packaged for sale, as well as 2 digital scales, drug packaging materials, and $4,462 in cash.

Sentencing is scheduled for October 25, 2018 before United States District Judge Mae A. D’Agostino.  White faces up to 30 years in prison, and a term of post-imprisonment supervised release of at least 6 years and up to life.  A defendant’s sentence is imposed by a judge based on the particular statute the defendant is charged with violating, the U.S. Sentencing Guidelines and other factors. 

This case was investigated by the FBI and is being prosecuted by Assistant U.S. Attorney Michael Barnett.

Topic(s): 
Drug Trafficking
Opioids
Updated June 26, 2018