Schenectady man could get life in prison for drug trafficking

A Schenectady man has admitted to drug trafficking in federal court.

Doron Tucker faces up to life in prison, and a $1 million fine when he is sentenced.

Tucker pleaded guilty Tuesday to conspiring to distribute fentanyl, possessing and intending to distribute fentanyl and marijuana. He also pleaded guilty to a gun charge.

Tucker admitted to conspiring to sell pills containing fentanyl in Troy and Schenectady between June and October 2020, said the U.S. Attorney’s Office.