December 13, 2016
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the sentencing of Steven Hill, who appeared before the Honorable William J. McGovern III, J.S.C., at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on December 9, 2016.
Hill, age 66 of Newton, NJ, was sentenced to one (1) year of probation. Hill was also ordered to pay mandatory fines and fees.
Hill pled guilty on November 14, 2016 to one (1) count of possession of a controlled dangerous substance, a third degree crime.
On September 15, 2015, Hill was arrested for possession and distribution of a controlled dangerous substance.
Hill was represented by Jeffrey M. Patti, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Stephanie C. LaCarrubba.