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DPW supervisor indicted in gasoline theft in Hunterdon County

BLOOMSBURY, NJ (Hunterdon County) – A Somerset County man who was employed as a department of public works supervisor in Hunterdon County has been indicted for allegedly stealing gas, Hunterdon County Prosecutor Anthony P. Kearns, III, said Friday.

Anthony P. Boffa, 48, of Hillsborough, NJ was indicted on Thursday by a Hunterdon County Grand Jury for third-degree official misconduct and fourth degree theft, Kearns said.

An investigation by detectives from the New Jersey State Police Perryville Barracks revealed Boffa, a Bloomsbury Public Works Supervisor, was stealing gasoline from the Bloomsbury Borough owned gasoline pumps, Kearns said.

On January 22, Boffa was arrested and charged with official misconduct and theft, Kearns said.

On April 17, Boffa is scheduled for a post indictment arraignment in Hunterdon County Superior Court.

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By: Jay Edwards Follow on Twitter | Like on Facebook