NEWTON, NJ (Sussex County) – A Sussex County man has pleaded guilty to spitting at a police officer in Vernon Township, according to Acting Sussex County Prosecutor Annmarie Taggart
Kyle Davis, 32, of Green Township pleaded guilty to fourth-degree throwing bodily fluids on October 28 before the Honorable Judge Gaus, J.S.C. at the Sussex County Courthouse in Newton, Taggart said.
In pleading guilty, Davis admitted to subjecting a Vernon Township police officer, who was acting in the performance of his duties, to contact with bodily fluid, by spitting at the officer while he attempted to effect the custodial arrest of Davis, Taggart said.
The case was investigated by Patrolman Anderson of the Vernon Township Police Department.
Davis was represented by Thomas Militano, Esq. and the State was represented by Special Deputy Attorney General and Acting Assistant Prosecutor Sally Anne Monkemeier.