?July 29, 2016
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the sentencing of Ricky McCarthy, who appeared before the Honorable William J. McGovern, III, J.S.C., at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on June 17, 2016.
McCarthy age 61, of Newton, New Jersey, was sentenced to 15 Days in Sussex County Correctional Facility with 15 days credit as time served; One year of non-custodial probation concurrent but not co-terminus with Passaic County Probation, random drug screening and all recommendations of Probation (violation of which could result in 5 Years NJ State Prison and up to $15,000 in fines). Defendant shall pay $50 VCCA, $75 SNSF, $30 LEOTEF, $5 Probation Fee, $2 Transaction Fee.
He pled guilty on May 16, 2016, to one count of Failure to Register (a Third Degree Offense).
Ricky McCarthy was represented by Janine Cerra, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Laura L. Nazzaro.