Feeding Birds Complaint Leads To Arrest Of Jersey City Woman Who Spit On Hoboken Police Officer

45-year old Tara Montefusco of Jersey City was arrested on Saturday, November 12 at approximately 11 am for an open warrant, weapon possessions charges, aggravated assault and throwing bodily fluids.

According to Hoboken Detective / Lieutenant Jonathan Mecka, officers responded to 94 Washington Street for a dispute regarding feeding the birds.  Montefusco was arrested for her actions during the dispute and also spitting on one of the officers.

Her charges were placed on a warrant and she was transported to Hudson County Correctional Facility in Kearny.