May 2, 2016
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the sentencing of Joseph Carloni, who appeared before the Honorable William J. McGovern III, J.S.C., at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on April 29, 2016.
Carloni, age 42 of Highland Lakes, was sentenced to four years of probation and 120 days in the Keogh-Dwyer Correctional Facility. The defendant was ordered to complete an anger management program, have no contact with the victim, make restitution and write a letter of apology, through probation, within 180 days. He must pay fines and fees of $2,710.00 and submit a DNA sample at his own expense.
He pled guilty on March 14, 2016, to Aggravated Assault, a third degree crime.
The defendant physically assaulted and caused injury to an individual on November 7, 2015, in Hardyston.
Carloni was represented by James Sloan, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Donald F. Cox, Jr.