Polygamist Leader Warren Jeffs Pleads Not Guilty in Arizona

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ARIZONA - He says he didn't do it.

Polygamist Leader Warren Jeffs plead not guilty in an Arizona courtroom on Wednesday.

He's facing sex charges stemming from the arranged marriages of 3 teenage girls to older men.

Jeffs has already been sentenced to five years to life in Utah for similar charges.

Prosecutors say it will be six to 8 months before he goes to trial.

Jeffs has a compound near the west texas town of ElDorado.