MARTINSBURG – Gregory Scott Rinker, 31, of Romney, was sentenced to 96 months incarceration for illegally possessing a stolen firearm, according to acting United States Attorney Betsy Steinfeld Jividen.

MARTINSBURG – Gregory Scott Rinker, 31, of Romney, was sentenced to 96 months incarceration for illegally possessing a stolen firearm, according to acting United States Attorney Betsy Steinfeld Jividen.
In August 2015, Rinker knowingly possessed four stolen firearms in Mineral and Hampshire counties. He pled guilty Monday to one count of  possession of a stolen firearm in September 2016.
Assistant U.S. Attorney Shawn M. Adkins prosecuted the case on behalf of the government. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the West Virginia State Police, and the Hampshire County Sheriff’s Department investigated.