August 8, 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 August 8, 2016 by Judy Holgate.
Holgate, age 52, of Dingmans Ferry, PA, pled guilty to fourth degree Theft. Sentencing is presently scheduled for September 23, 2016.
The defendant admitted that over a period of time from 2011 through 2016, she took $31,500.00 worth of merchandise while employed at Marshalls. At times she would return the merchandise for store credit or cash. The defendant will be required to make full restitution at sentencing.
Holgate was represented by Michelle Corbett-Rivielle, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Brent M. Rafuse.