September 6, 2016
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the sentencing of Richard Decker, who appeared before the Honorable William J. McGovern, III, J.S.C. at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on September 2, 2016.
Decker, age 58, of Sparta, was sentenced to one year Probation, 180 days in the Keogh-Dwyer Correctional Facility and $155.00 in fines and fees.
He pled guilty on June 27, 2016, to 4th degree Driving While Suspended for a 2nd or Subsequent DWI.
The defendant was involved in a motor vehicle accident in Hopatcong in January and had been driving while his license was suspended for a second or subsequent DWI.
Decker was represented by Leanne Healy, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Seana Pappas.