According to an official statement issued from City Hall, “Information was brought to the administration’s attention that was turned over to the Police Department’s Detective Bureau for investigation, in consultation with the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office. The information involved certain documents allegedly handled by Audrey Pellegrini, an employee of the Tax Assessor’s Office.
“Ms. Pellegrini went earlier today to the Police Department, and was charged with forgery and fourth degree document tampering. The matter remains under investigation. She was released on her own recognizance on a summons. She is scheduled to appear at the Central Judicial Processing court on Tuesday, July 31."