22 year sentence in Capitol gun case

August 15, 2008 11:14:21 AM PDT
A Virginia man convicted of carrying a loaded shotgun near the U.S. Capitol and hiding explosives in his truck has been sentenced to 22 years in prison.Michael Gorbey of Rapidan was arrested Jan. 18 while walking with a shotgun and three-foot-long sword near the Capitol.

At Friday's sentencing, Judge Gregory Jackson said it was "plain old dumb luck" that nobody was hurt.


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