March 15, 2016
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the entry of a guilty plea to an indictment before the Honorable William J. McGovern III, J.S.C., at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on March 14, 2016, by Brianna Genovese.
Genovese, age 25 of Sparta, pled guilty to Theft, a third degree crime. Sentencing is presently anticipated for April 6, 2016.
In pleading guilty, the defendant admitted to unlawfully taking property belonging to another and selling same as if it were her own.
The case was investigated by Detective Jeffery McCarrick of the Sparta Police Department.
Genovese was represented by Leanne Healy, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Donald F. Cox, Jr.