May 24, 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 May 24, 2017, by Jonathan Turkowsky.
Turkowsky, age 35 of California, formerly of Glenwood, pled guilty to Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, a fourth degree crime. Sentencing is presently anticipated for December 22, 2017.
In pleading guilty, the defendant admitted to possessing more than five grams of hashish in Vernon Township on July 20, 2016.
The case was investigated by Ptl. E. Rivera and Cpl. K. Kuzicki of the Vernon Township Police Department.
Turkowsky was represented by Anthony Randazzo, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Laura Nazzaro.