Press Release - Plea of Gregory L. Ensel
Release Date: October 26, 2018
October 24, 2018
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 16, 2018 by Gregory L. Ensel.
Ensel, age 36, of Green Township, pled guilty to Aggravated Assault on a Law Enforcement Officer and Driving While Suspended for a Second or Subsequent DWI, both crimes of the fourth degree. Sentencing is presently scheduled for November 30, 2018.
The defendant admitted to assaulting New Jersey State Troopers when they responded to a call concerning the defendant on a trespassing complaint. He also admitted to driving while his license is suspended for a second or subsequent DWI.
Ensel was represented by Joseph Corazza, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Brent M. Rafuse.