respondent was named in N.J. State Grand Jury Criminal Indictment
No. SGJ93-82-10 filed June 22, 1982, which involved activities which
occurred approximately April 11 and 12, 1981. The indictment alleged
that the defendant and Alan L. Saul, acting in concert with an unnamed
BRC Hotel/Casino employee, conspired to impersonate a credit player
and fraudulently obtained $1,000 in cash.
On August 5, 1983, Joseph Cannizzaro was convicted for conspiracy,
in violation of N.J.A.C. 2C:5-2; theft by deception in violation
of N.J.A.C. 2C:20-4 and N.J.A.C. 2C:2-6; forgery, in violation of
N.J.A.C. 2C:21-1(a)(2) and N.J.A.C. 2C:2-6; and uttering forged
instruments, in violation of N.J.A.C. 2C:21-1(a)(3) and N.J.A.C.
2C:2-6. He was sentenced to 18 months probation on Counts II, III
and IV, to run concurrently and 180 days in Atlantic County Jail
with credit for one day served. He was ordered to pay $75 to the
Violent Crimes Compensation Board and was fined $1,000. The Commission
also adjudged him as an inimical presence.