Jersey City man charged with fraud for pretending he had insurance prior to accident

By John Heinis/Hudson County View

Issa Almaet, 41, of Jersey City, was arrested by members of the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office Insurance Fraud Unit following an investigation that determined he submitted a fraudulent insurance claim for a vehicle involved in a motor vehicle collision.

Almaet is charged with one count of insurance fraud, a third-degree crime.

He was arrested at the Hudson County Prosecutor’s Office in Jersey City yesterday and released pending his first court appearance in Central Judicial Processing Court which is tentatively scheduled for March 23rd.

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