October 31, 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 30, 2017 by Timothy Durgin.
Durgin, age 23, of Newton, pled guilty to Possession of a Controlled Dangerous Substance, a crime of the third degree. Sentencing is presently scheduled for December 15, 2017.
The defendant admitted to possessing Suboxone after Sussex County Sheriff’s Officers found the controlled dangerous substance on his person while screening the defendant for entry to the Sussex County Superior Court.
Durgin was represented by Steven Insley, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Brent M. Rafuse.