Port Watchman Suspended by Commission Action after Indictment for Aggravated Manslaughter
April 23, 2013
Port Watchman James Roman, Jr. has been suspended by the Waterfront Commission after his indictment and arrest for Aggravated Manslaughter and Endangering the Welfare of a Child. The indictment was returned by the Grand Jury investigating the death of Romanís 4 week old infant. The child was discovered in the Belleville home with multiple injuries and later died. The criminal case is being prosecuted by the Essex County Prosecutorís Office.
Today, the Commission temporarily suspended Romanís license as a Port Watchman pending the outcome of an administrative hearing.