– Acting Attorney General Paula T.
Dow and Criminal Justice Director Stephen
J. Taylor announced that a Passaic County
man has been sentenced for knowingly possessing
a stolen vehicle.
to Acting Insurance Fraud Prosecutor Riza
Dagli, Louis R. Perez, 36, was sentenced
by Superior Court Judge Marilyn C. Clark
in Passaic County to three years in state
prison, which is to run concurrent to the
sentence he is serving on unrelated charges.
The sentence was based on Perez guilty plea
to receiving stolen property, a charge contained
in a June 16, 2009 Passaic County grand
pleading guilty on Dec. 22, Perez admitted
that on Sept. 21, 2006, he was in possession
of a stolen 2006 Land Rover Range Rover,
which was valued at more than $80,000 and
that he had a reasonable belief that it
Nicholas Olenick, Detective Scott Caponi
and Deputy Attorney General Dennis Kwasnik
was assigned to the investigation. Kwasnik
represented the Office of the Insurance
Fraud Prosecutor at the sentencing.