Prosecutor Jennifer Webb-McRae announces:
On November 19, 2019, Zahmere McKoy, 20, of Bridgeton, was found guilty of Third degree Burglary and Theft. The verdict came after a one day jury trial before the Honorable William Ziegler, J.S.C.
The charges were based on events that occurred on July 4, 2018, when the defendant unlawfully entered a home on Fayette Street in Bridgeton, in order to commit a theft inside the home.
Sentencing is scheduled for January 6, 2020. Defendant McKoy faces up to 5 years New Jersey State Prison. Assistant Prosecutor Elizabeth Vogelsong prosecuted the case on behalf of the State. Terry Stomel, Esq. represented Defendant McKoy.
For Immediate Release
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