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Release*†††††††††††††††† Date: May 19, 2011
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County Prosecutorís Office
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Piscataway police officer charged with drug theft
Albert A. Annuzzi (DOB 4/22/64) of Matawan, was arrested and charged on April 25, 2011, with one count each of official misconduct; theft by unlawful taking and tampering with evidence.
Annuzzi was charged after an investigation by the Piscataway Police Department and the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office determined that he took the cocaine for personal use from the evidence room, while working as the evidence officer, a position he held since February 2010.
was suspended from duty and remains free after posting $50,000 bail, which was
As is the case with all criminal defendants, the charges against Annuzzi are merely accusations and he is presumed innocent until proven guilty.