John Filippine

New Jersey Turnpike (credit: AP Photo)

Former NJ Turnpike Toll Collector John Filippine Faces Jail Time For Toll Scam

The 58-year-old Columbus resident John Filippine pleaded guilty Wednesday to participating in a scheme in which he and two others obtained toll tickets from interchanges near their toll plazas and substituted them for tickets from motorists who paid larger tolls and then pocketing the difference.

08/24/2011