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Release* ††† ††††††Date: February 4, 2009†††††††††††††† †††††††† †††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††
††††††††††††††††††† †††† Middlesex
County Prosecutorís Office
††††††††††††††††††††††† ††††††† *Press Release* ††† ††††††Date: February 4, 2009†††††††††††††† ††††††††
††††††††† Middlesex County Prosecutor Bruce J. Kaplan today announced
that a volunteer firefighter from
Mark A. Johnson, (DOB 8/24/65) of Sayreville, entered the guilty plea on Tuesday, February 3, 2009, during a hearing in the Middlesex County Courthouse before Superior Court Judge Frederick DeVesa.
was charged with the misconduct count after an investigation showed he used
another firefighterís personal identification number to access $1,293 worth of
gasoline and $1,187 worth of diesel fuel from the fuel pumps at borough hall on
began an investigation after
Investigator Richard Belotti of the Sayreville Police Department and Investigator Adrian Villegas of the Middlesex County Prosecutorís Office Special Prosecutions Unit determined the fuel was taken in various quantities between April 2, 2006, and June 8, 2008.
Under the terms of a plea agreement negotiated with Middlesex County Assistant Prosecutor Brian D. Gillet, the defendant faces a four-year prison term when Judge DeVesa sentences the defendant on April 24.