August 8, 2016
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the sentencing of Adam Pfeifer, who appeared before the Honorable William J. McGovern III, J.S.C., at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on August 5, 2016.
Pfeifer, age 23 of Green, was sentenced to five years of probation. He was ordered to complete a substance abuse program and follow aftercare instructions, attend AA/NA meetings three times per week, submit to a TASC evaluation if required by Probation, complete an anger management program, write a letter of apology, submit a DNA sample, and pay fines and fees totaling $1,535.00.
He pled guilty on June 20, 2016, to two counts of Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, a third degree crime, and Simple Assault, a disorderly persons offense.
Defendant punched and kicked another man and was in possession of cocaine on October 9, 2015, in Green Township. On February 24, 2016, he was in possession of heroin in Wantage.
Pfeifer was represented by Alexander Rinaldi, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Donald F. Cox, Jr.