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Heat advisory continues in New Jersey as highs approach near 100 degrees

3 Wildwood elected officials charged with fraudulently taking part in NJ Health Benefits Program

An investigation revealed that Mayor Peter Byron, former Mayor Ernest Troiano Jr. and current City Commissioner Steven Mikulski were never eligible for the program

News 12 Staff

Jun 25, 2022, 10:11 AM

Updated 727 days ago

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Three top leaders in Wildwood are criminally charged with fraudulently taking part in the New Jersey State Health Benefits Program.
New Jersey law requires elected officials to be full-time employees.
An investigation revealed that Mayor Peter Byron, former Mayor Ernest Troiano Jr. and current City Commissioner Steven Mikulski were never eligible for the program
They face between five to 10 years in prison.


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