October 25, 2016
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the entry of a guilty plea to an indictment before the Honorable William J. McGovern III, J.S.C., at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on October 24, 2016, by Joseph Seagrave.
Seagrave, age 36 of Andover, pled guilty to Criminal Mischief, a fourth degree crime. Sentencing is presently anticipated for December 2, 2016.
In pleading guilty, the defendant admitted to damaging the property of a Newton business on November 14, 2015.
The case was investigated by Detective Sergeant Thomas Muller of the Newton Police Department.
Seagrave was represented by David Nufrio, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Donald F. Cox, Jr.