NEWTON, NJ (Sussex County) – A Sussex County man has been sentenced after pleading guilty to child pornography possession, according to Sussex County Prosecutor Francis Koch.
Charles Rowan, 60, of Franklin was sentenced before the Honorable Louis S. Sceusi, J.S.C. at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton on July 15, Koch said.
Rowan was sentenced to a three year suspended prison sentence and will be on parole supervision for life. He also cannot have any unsupervised contact with children under 18-years-old, must continue mental health and psycho-sexual treatment and follow all recommendations and pay $2,300.00 in court fines and fees, Koch said.
Rowan pled guilty on March 19, 2021, to third-degree possession of child pornography, Koch said.
According to Koch, Rowan viewed and possessed child pornography on his computer.
Rowan was represented by Daniel Agatino, Esq. and the State was represented by Assistant Prosecutor Brent M. Rafuse.