April 24, 2017
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced that the Sussex County Grand Jury handed up an indictment to the Honorable William J. McGovern, III, J.S.C., at the courthouse in Newton on April 13, 2017.
The indictment charges Tyler Walsh, age 25 of Mt. Bethel, Pennsylvania with the fourth degree crimes of criminal trespass and criminal mischief.
The case was presented to the Grand Jury by Assistant Prosecutor Laura Nazzaro. Arraignment before the Superior Court in Newton will be within the next 6 weeks.
A Grand Jury indictment is a charge only. The defendant is presumed innocent until guilt may be proved at a jury trial.