October 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 October 10, 2017 by Thomas Sperduto.
Sperduto, age 28, of Newton, pled guilty to Assault by Auto, a crime of the third degree as well as the motor vehicle summons of Driving While Intoxicated. Sentencing is presently scheduled for December 15, 2017.
The defendant admitted that he was driving while intoxicated when his vehicle was involved in a rollover accident resulting in injuries to his passenger.
Sperduto was represented by David Nufrio, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Brent M. Rafuse.