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La Porte City man pleads guilty to distributing marijuana

CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -- A La Porte City man is awaiting sentencing after pleading guilty to Conspiracy to Distribute Marijuana in federal court.

William Fratzke, Sr., 63, admitted he conspiring to distribute marijuana from 2005 through 2009.

As part of his plea, Fratzke agreed to forfeit $30,000 in cash and his truck.

Sentencing will be set after a pre-sentence report is prepared.  Fratzke remains free on bond pending sentencing.

Fratzke faces up to 5 years in prison without the possibility of parole, a $250,000 fine, a $100 special assessment, and at least two years of supervised release.

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