Attorney Joe Hayden said the FBI arrested Hoboken Mayor Peter Cammarano at his home early this morning.
Hayden received a call from the mayor's wife.
"There is no truth to the allegations thatPeter Cammaranoengaged in criminal conduct," said Hayden, who is representing Cammarano in court. "He intends to fight these false allegations witjh all of his strength to prove his innocence. We look forward to cross-examining under oath whoever is making these false charges."
According to the U.S. Attorney's Office, Cammarano was arrested in connection with a money laundering scheme.