Oneida County Sheriff's Office

A West Carthage man who admitted to robbing the Berkshire Bank in Oriskany Falls in May was sentenced today in Oneida County Court.

71-year old Walter Parker was sentenced to ten years in state prison and five years post release supervision.

Parker had previously pleaded guilty to second-degree robbery and criminal use of a firearm.

Parker was convicted of four New York bank robberies in 2004 and sentenced to more than a decade behind bars.