Man with 546 violations owing over 48k in tolls and Fees arrested at Holland Tunnel

37-year-old Steven Salmon of North Brunswick was arrested today after he was found owing over 48k in toll violations, Port Authority Police said.

At around  3:30 am today, the suspect was driving a 2014 Honda CRV with NJ plates  on 12th Street in Jersey City at the Holland Tunnel Toll Plaza.  The vehicle was known to Port Authority Police as a regular toll violator.

The suspect drove through a marked EZ Pass only lane without paying a toll. When Port Authority police pulled the suspect over, he could not produce an EZ Pass. The suspect was arrested.

EZ Pass records shown that the vehicle was responsible for  756 violations totaling $48, 578.00. (tolls: $10, 778 and Fees: $37, 800).  The Honda  was impounded .

The suspect was charged with Theft of Service.

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