March 1, 2017
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 March 1, 2017, by Jennifer Renna.
Renna, age 35 of Newton, pled guilty to Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, a third degree crime, and a violation of probation. Sentencing is presently anticipated for May 5, 2017.
On October 28, 2016, the defendant was a passenger in a motor vehicle stop. In pleading guilty, the defendant admitted to having heroin and crack/cocaine in her possession.
The case was investigated by Trooper D. McCarthy of the New Jersey State Police.
Renna was represented by Janine Cerra, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Donald F. Cox, Jr.