Newspaper article The Record (Bergen County, NJ)

TV Report Leads to Call for Inquiry into Mayor

Newspaper article The Record (Bergen County, NJ)

TV Report Leads to Call for Inquiry into Mayor

Article excerpt

PATERSON -- City Council President William McKoy called on Tuesday night for an investigation into allegations of possible wrongdoing made in an impending television news story that reportedly says municipal employees performed work at Mayor Joey Torres' home.

McKoy said he was not in a position to determine whether anything illegal had been done, but he said a promo for the television news report raised the "appearance of impropriety."

"This council will not stand by with those questions unanswered," McKoy said.

On Tuesday night, WNBC broadcast a brief video promoting an investigative report it said it would air on Thursday at 6 p.m.

"Moving boxes, tossing trash, delivering coolers for a party," says an announcer on the promo. …

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