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 Donald Hanrahan, age 63, of Wantage, New Jersey, having previously been convicted as a sexual offense requiring registration under the New Jersey Sex Offender Act, with one count of failure to register, 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.