April 11, 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 April 10, 2017 by Justin Dondero.
Dondero, age 28, of Franklin, pled guilty to Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, a crime of the third degree. Sentencing is presently scheduled for May 26, 2017.
The defendant admitted to being in possession of heroin when stopped by Franklin Police.
Dondero was represented by Leanne Healy, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Brent M. Rafuse.