October 19, 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 October 17, 2016 by Jamie L. Decker.
Decker, age 20, of Newton pled guilty to the third degree crime of conspiracy to distribute a controlled dangerous substance. Sentencing is presently anticipated for December 21, 2016.
She admitted to conspiring with another individual to distribute heroin in the Town of Newton on August 25, 2016. The matter was investigated by Newton Police Officer Sgt. Coppolella.
Decker was represented by Steven Insley, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Jerome P. Neidhardt.