Press Release - Plea of Michael Sinegra
June 7, 2021
Sussex County Prosecutor Francis A. Koch announced the entry of a guilty plea to an accusation before the Honorable Louis S. Sceusi, J.S.C., at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on June 7, 2021, by Michael Sinegra.
Sinegra, age 19 of Whippany, pled guilty to Burglary and Theft, third degree crimes. Sentencing is presently anticipated for July 30, 2021.
In pleading guilty, the defendant admitted to entering a building at Willow Glen in Sparta Township on February 9, 2020, and taking a transport van.
The case was investigated by Ptl. Chris Favaro and Det. Brian Hassloch of the Sparta Township Police Department.
Sinegra was represented by Bruce Farrier, Esq., and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Donald F. Cox, Jr.