Tuesday, a man convicted of multiple home improvement scams learned his punishment.
Rick Franklin, 55, of Mishawaka previously pleaded guilty to a felony charge of trying to sell a stolen vehicle.
Franklin is accused of stealing trucks and construction equipment, and then selling it.
Tuesday in court, he was sentenced to five years and 11 months behind bars.
Franklin also received a supervised release, and must pay $40,000 in restitution.