January 23, 2017
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the sentencing of Anthony Girgenti, who appeared before the Honorable William J. McGovern III, J.S.C., at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on January 20, 2017.
Girgenti, age 56 of Hackettstown, was sentenced to two years of probation and 364 days in jail, including a period of 180 days in which he is not eligible for parole, with credit for 55 days time served. He was ordered to submit to a TASC evaluation and mental health evaluation upon release at the discretion of probation and pay fines and fees totaling $155.00.
He was convicted on November 3, 2016, after a jury trial to Driving While Suspended, a fourth degree crime.
On March 3, 2015, Girgenti was convicted in the Mansfield Township Municipal Court of his third offense of Driving While Intoxicated and his driver's license was suspended as a part of his sentence. On August 28, 2015, Girgenti operated a motor vehicle in Andover Township during that period of driver's license suspension.
Girgenti was represented by Leanne Healy, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Donald F. Cox, Jr.