Hoboken Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Stealing Construction Gear


Light Equipment

David DeJesus, 59, was ordered to serve ten years in state prison, with 48 months parole ineligibility, based on a guilty plea to 14 counts of receiving stolen property in connection with roadside construction equipment stolen in seven New Jersey counties. 

DeJesus admitted that between December 2005 and September 2008, he stole trailer-mounted welders and generators, including generators with lights that warn motorists of construction work, from various highways including the New Jersey Turnpike and the Garden State Parkway. The total value of the stolen equipment exceeded $300,000.

Read the complete story at NJ.com.