PHOTOS & VIDEO: Joseph D. Coronato was sworn in as the New Ocean County Prosecutor this afternoon. Coronato, a resident of Toms River, was appointed by Governor Christie to replace Ocean County Prosecutor Marlene Lynch Ford as the 23rd Ocean County Prosecutor.
The Toms River courtroom or Judge Vincent Grasso was packed to capacity as Coronato took the oath of office, administered by Judge Grasso.
Also in attendance from Lakewood, was Attorney Abe Penzer and Deputy Mayor Steven Langert.
Former Ocean County Prosecutor Marlene Lynch Ford is expected to be nominated as Superior Court Judge. TLS.