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Sentencing in 2017 Murder Case

March 28, 2019

Cape May Court House, New Jersey – Cape May County Prosecutor Jeffrey H. Sutherland and Chief of Detectives Paul Skill announce the sentencing of Paul Kline to 19 years in New Jersey State Prison.

On July 22, 2017, Paul Kline, a 49 year old resident of Ocean City, NJ was charged with death of Denise Weber, also from Ocean City. On February 1, 2019, Kline pled guilty to Aggravated Manslaughter, a crime of the 1st degree.

On March 27, 2019, Kline was sentenced to 19 years in New Jersey State Prison under the Early Release Act and five years of specialized parole by the Honorable Sarah Beth Johnson, JSC.

Prosecutor Sutherland commends the Ocean City Police Department and all of the law enforcement agencies who investigated this violent crime along with Chief Assistant Prosecutor Saverio Carroccia who prosecuted this case resulting in a substantial prison sentence.

Prosecutor Sutherland stated. “Our Office and all of the Counties Law Enforcement Agencies will continue to keep our community safe and make sure that all victims of crimes receive the appropriate justice.”