Press releases for the Sussex County Prosecutor include Arrests, Indictments, Pleas and Sentencings.
Press Release - Sentencing of Amanda Conklin
Release Date: September 18, 2017
September 18, 2017
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the sentencing of Amanda Conklin, who appeared before the Honorable William J. McGovern III, J.S.C., at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on September 15, 2017.
Conklin, age 34 of Vernon, was sentenced to three years of probation with credit for 12 days of time served. She was ordered to complete 50 hours of community service, enter and successfully complete New Life Recovery program, submit to a mental health evaluation and follow any and all recommendations made from same, attend two AA/NA meetings per week, and pay fines and fees totaling $830.00.
She pled guilty on March 13, 2017, to Unlawful Taking of a Means of Conveyance, a fourth degree crime, and Failure to Turn Over a Controlled Dangerous Substance, a disorderly persons offense.
The defendant took her mother’s car without permission and had three paper folds containing heroin residue.
Conklin was represented by Steven Insley, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Jerome Neidhardt.