Hackettstown woman pleads guilty to theft, forgery

NEWTON, NJ (Sussex County) – A Hackettstown woman has entered a guilty plea to theft and forgery charges, according to the prosecutor’s office.

Alexis Martone, 28, of Sussex pled guilty to two counts of third-degree theft and third-degree forgery before the Honorable Thomas J. Critchley Jr., J.S.C. at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on Feb. 11.

Martone admitted she issued a check in the victim’s name to Byram Shop-Rite and cashed another check in Morris County.  She also admitted she took several items from the victim’s Byram Township home in August, 2018, including checks, silver coins and alcohol while employed by the victim.

Sentencing is presently scheduled for April 5, 2019.

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By: Jay Edwards Follow on Twitter | Like on Facebook