By Matt Christopherson

(CBS Detroit) – Thursday, a Hartland Township man is learning his fate for his role in the kidnapping plot of Governor Gretchen Whitmer.

Ty Garbin was sentenced to more than six years in federal prison.

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The 25-year-old pleaded guilty earlier this year to a kidnapping conspiracy charge.

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Garbin is the first of six accused in the high-profile conspiracy case to be sentenced.

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