Public works director Manny Ojeda was suspended without pay on Monday morning, according to city officials. He was arrested on aggravated assault charges last Tuesday in a domestic violence incident, according to authorities.
Ojeda, 48, was arrested in Clifton for allegedly committing an aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. He was held at the Passaic County Jail for the past five days.
Ojeda, who also goes by the name Manuelito Ojeda, was released on Monday afternoon, according to government records. Ojeda lives in Clifton; however, when he was appointed as director, the city …read more
Source: Paterson Times