June 30, 2016
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the sentencing of Brian C. Trillo, who appeared before the Honorable William J. McGovern, III, J.S.C. at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on June 29, 2016.
Trillo, age 32, of Butler, was sentenced to two years Probation on condition that he write a 250 word letter of apology to the victim, submit a DNA sample and pay the victims $4535.19 restitution. The defendant was given credit for 183 days already served in jail.
He pled guilty on March 14, 2016, to fourth degree Theft.
The defendant took various items from the victim while he was staying in her home in Vernon. He then posted items on Facebook trying to sell them.
?Defendant was represented by Janine Cerra, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Brent M. Rafuse.