May 22, 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 May 22, 2017, by Brandon Wagner.
Wagner, age 28 of Franklin, pled guilty to Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, a third degree crime. Sentencing is presently anticipated for July 7, 2017.
In pleading guilty, the defendant admitted to being in possession of four wax folds of heroin on April 13, 2017.
The case was investigated by Ptl. D. Flora of the Franklin Borough Police Department.
Wagner was represented by Steven Insley, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Donald F. Cox, Jr.