March 15, 2016
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 March 14, 2016 by Brian Trillo.
Trillo, age 32, of Highland Lakes, pled guilty to fourth degree Theft. Sentencing is presently scheduled for April 29, 2016.
The defendant admitted to taking various items from the Vernon Township victim while he was staying in her home. He then posted them on Facebook trying to sell them.
Trillo was represented by Janine Cerra, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Brent M. Rafuse.