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Press Release - Plea of Jason Corey
Release Date: June 29, 2016
June 28, 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 June 27, 2016 by Jason Corey.
Corey, age 34, of Newton, pled guilty to three counts of Burglary, a crime of the third degree. Sentencing is presently scheduled for August 12, 2016.
The defendant admitted that he broke in to St. Paul’s Abbey and Monastery three separate times in August of 2014.
Corey was represented by Elizabeth Smith, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Brent M. Rafuse.