The two men arrested for a string of bank robberies across the state and in Massachusetts from January to March have pleaded guilty today.
Officials say 21-year-old Zachariah Edwards, of Frankfort and 21-year-old Nicholas Ferrone, of Utica robbed several banks by saying they were armed during the course of the robberies.
Investigators say that no weapons were shown during the robberies.
Edwards and Ferrone admitted to robbing these banks:
Ferrone also admitted to robbing the Alliance Bank on Genesee Street in Oneida on January 3.
Edwards has been held without bail since his arrest on March 8, as has Ferrone, who was arrested on March 11.
Bank Robbery carries a maximum penalty of 20 years in prison and a fine of $250,000 on each count.
The two are due to be sentenced on October 1.