Port Authority accuses trucker of being toll cheat

Port Authority accuses trucker of being toll cheat

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FORT LEE, N.J. (AP) - Port Authority police have arrested a truck driver, who they say has cheated the agency of $28,000 in tolls.

Police say Marcus Tifa, 34, of Queens, N.Y., drove through the cash lanes of the George Washington Bridge without paying a toll Monday.

Police say the license plates on Tifa's tractor-trailer were obscured.

Tifa is charged with theft of services and tampering with public records.

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