NEWTON, NJ (Sussex County) – A Byram Township man has entered a guilty plea to burglary and theft charges, according to Sussex County Prosecutor Francis Koch.
Steven Kristiansen, 50, pled guilty to third-degree burglary and third-degree attempted theft before the Honorable Thomas J. Critchley, Jr., J.S.C., at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on Oct. 15, Koch said.
In pleading guilty, Kristiansen admitted to entering the Flatbrook Wildlife Management Area maintenance garage in Sandyston Township on May 27, 2019, and attempting to take various tools and property, Koch said.
The case was investigated by Officer Steve Sutton of the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife, Bureau of Law Enforcement.
Kristiansen is scheduled to be sentenced on Nov. 13, 2019.