May 17, 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 May 16, 2016, by Jason Livingston.
Livingston, age 39 of Newark, pled guilty to Burglary, a third degree crime. Sentencing is presently anticipated for July 1, 2016.
In pleading guilty, the defendant admitted to entering a residence in Sparta on May 14, 2014, for the purpose of stealing property located in the residence.
The case was investigated by Detectives McCarrick and Hannam of the Sparta Township Police Department.
Livingston was represented by Alissa Hascup, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Donald F. Cox, Jr.