April 19, 2016
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced that the Sussex County Grand Jury handed up an indictment to the Honorable William J. McGovern, III, J.S.C., at the courthouse in Newton on April 14, 2016.
The indictment charges Colin Skeele, age 29, of Florham Park, New Jersey, with one count of sexual assault, a second degree crime; three counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child, third degree crimes; and one count of promoting obscene material (for persons under 18), a third degree crime.
The case was presented to the Grand Jury by Assistant Prosecutor Laura L. Nazzaro. Arraignment before the Superior Court in Newton will be within the next 6 weeks.
A Grand Jury indictment is a charge only. The defendant is presumed innocent until guilt may be proved at a jury trial.