Contact Us

NJ Man Admits Swindling Housing Aid From FEMA

A central New Jersey man has admitted swindling more than $12,000 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency after Superstorm Sandy.

Sandy Recovery
Kena Betancur, Getty Images

Monmouth County prosecutors say 51-year-old William Nagle of Sea Bright pleaded guilty to theft by deception. They will recommend he receive probation and a 68-day jail term when he’s sentenced April 17.

Prosecutors say Nagle used the money to pay for 68 nights of lodging even though he could have lived in his third-floor apartment.

Nagle’s unit was temporarily uninhabitable after Sandy caused flooding and interrupted utilities to the building. But tenants were allowed back on Dec. 29, 2012.

Authorities say Nagle stayed at various hotels last year between Jan. 14 and March 23.

 

(Copyright 2014 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

Best of 92.7 WOBM

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wobm.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on 92.7 WOBM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Register on 92.7 WOBM quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive WOBM Listener Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.