December 5, 2017
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the entry of a guilty plea to an accusation before the Honorable William J. McGovern, III, J.S.C. at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on December 4, 2017 by Jennifer L. Falkenstern.
Falkenstern, age 38, formerly of Bergenfield, pled guilty to a crime of the fourth degree Theft. Sentencing is presently scheduled for January 26, 2018.
The defendant admitted that she took over $35,000 from the victim’s personal bank account for her own use.
Falkenstern was represented by David Nufrio, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Brent M. Rafuse.