Gary Franklin sentenced to prison for selling stolen cars

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ELKHART COUNTY A man who is no stranger to scams is going to spend several years behind bars for selling stolen cars.

Fifty-year-old Gary Franklin was in court and sentenced this morning.

Judge Miller gave the maximum sentence to Franklin: eight years in prison. After that, he'll serve three years on supervised release.

Franklin must also pay restitution to four victims, totaling $42,000.

He and his brother, Rick Franklin, have a long history of scam complaints against them. Gary Franklin alone has 12 felony convictions.