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Man pleads guilty to eluding, receiving stolen property

HANOVER TOWNSHIP, NJ (Morris County) – An Essex County man has entered a guilty plea to charges in connection to a pursuit in September 2020, according to Hanover Township police.

On November 17, Isaac Zackery-Barnes, 24, from Newark pled guilty to second-degree eluding and third-degree receiving stolen property, police said.

These charges were the result of a pursuit in September 2020 in Hanover Township. Zackery-Barnes, along with two juveniles, fled from police while in a stolen vehicle, police said.

The vehicle crashed in Parsippany-Troy Hills and after a brief foot pursuit the three were apprehended, police said.

Zackery-Barnes is scheduled to be sentenced on January 6, 2022 to 10 years in New Jersey State Prison for eluding with a concurrent 5 year sentence for receiving stolen property, police said.

Jay Edwards

Born and raised in Northwest NJ, Jay has a degree in Communications and has had a life-long interest in local radio and various styles of music. Jay has held numerous jobs over the years such as stunt car driver, bartender, voice-over artist, traffic reporter (award winning), NY Yankee maintenance crewmember and peanut farm worker. His hobbies include mountain climbing, snowmobiling, cooking, performing stand-up comedy and he is an avid squirrel watcher. Jay has been a guest on America’s Morning Headquarters,program on The Weather Channel, and was interviewed by Sam Champion.

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