February 3, 2017
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 February 1, 2017, by George Decker.
Decker, age 27 of Newton, pled guilty to Theft, a third degree crime, and Violation of Probation. Sentencing is presently anticipated for March 24, 2017.
In pleading guilty, the defendant admitted to taking jewelry, a computer and a rock collection from an individual in Andover Township in November of 2015.
The case was investigated by Trooper Szwech of the New Jersey State Police.
Decker was represented by Steven Insley, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Donald F. Cox, Jr.