December 13, 2016
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the sentencing of Philip Rossin, who appeared before the Honorable William J. McGovern III, J.S.C., at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on December 9, 2016.
Rossin, age 22 of Sparta, NJ, was sentenced to two (2) years of probation. Rossin was also ordered to pay mandatory fines and fees and to complete 150 hours of community service.
Rossin pled guilty on October 31, 2016 to Attempted Criminal Trespass, a fourth degree crime.
On September 26, 2016, Rossin was arrested after attempting to enter a Green Township home.
Rossin was represented by Janine M. Cerra, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Stephanie C. LaCarrubba.