December 14, 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 December 13, 2016 by David L. Brunt.
Brunt, age 28, of Andover, pled guilty to Driving While Suspended for a Second or Subsequent Driving While Intoxicated, a crime of the fourth degree. Sentencing is presently scheduled for February 24, 2017.
While on routine patrol Hardyston Police were conducting random registration checks and the defendant was found to have a suspended New Jersey driver’s license. The defendant admitted that when police conducted the stop he had been driving while his license was suspended for a second or subsequent DWI.
Brunt was represented by Martin Morrison, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Brent M. Rafuse.