BREAKING: FBI strikes in Hudson County again – arrests West New York Mayor Felix Roque for hacking website
News 4 in New York is reporting the FBI has struck in Hudson County again with a story saying Mayor Felix Roque has been taken into custody early this morning.
The mayor had been rumored to be in some trouble with word of documents seized related to medical billing. Mayor Roque is a physician but denied there was any such visit by the Feds making a seizure of his records.
Roque was noted for his reform posture and independent nature recently announcing an endorsement not for US Senator Bob Menendez’s re-election but State Senator Joe Kyrillos before switching back to Menendez.
According to Star Ledger reporter and Jersey Sting co-author Ted Sherman, Roque has been arrested by the FBI on charges of hacking into a website connected to a recall movement against him. Sherman states Roque’s son has also been arrested.
The must read story details:
Talking Ed Note: Please make sure counte$$ is in a secure location.
Update: 9:30 am – Please, there is no cause for alarm in Hoboken. The FBI were here in Hoboken uncovering a massive hacking conspiracy in town a year to the day. All is well.
10:00 am – the full complaint follows: