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Department: Prosecutor's Office

Press Release - Sentencing of Christopher R. Lynch

Release Date: August 12, 2019

PRESS RELEASE
 
 
August 9, 2019
 
     Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the sentencing of Christopher R. Lynch, who appeared before the Honorable Thomas J. Critchley, Jr., J.S.C. at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on August 7, 2019.
 
     Lynch, age 40 of Newton, NJ, was sentenced to three years probation.  He must also perform community service, continue with counseling and pay restitution and mandatory fines and fees.
 
     He pled guilty on June 24, 2019 to Aggravated Assault, a third degree crime.  Lynch admitted to assaulting a neighbor during a confrontation.
 
     Lynch was represented by Steven Insley, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Rachelle Jones.
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