January 30, 2018
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the entry of a guilty plea to accusations before the Honorable William J. McGovern III, J.S.C., at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on January 29, 2018, by Korey J. Ball.
Ball, age 32, of Blairstown, pled guilty to Receiving Stolen Property and Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, both third degree crimes. Sentencing is presently anticipated for March 23, 2018.
In pleading guilty, the defendant admitted to receiving stolen property, specifically an ATV and to being in possession of heroin.
The case was investigated by Trooper Rodriguez of the New Jersey State Police.
Ball was represented by Charles O’ Connell, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Shaina Brenner.