Ironworkers’ treasurer pleads guilty to embezzling $560k plus

The former secretary treasurer of a New Jersey ironworkers’ union today admitted embezzling more than $560,000 from the union, U.S. Attorney Paul J. Fishman announced.  

James J. Kearney Jr., 44, Bayonne, pleaded guilty before U.S. District Judge Anne E. Thompson in Trenton federal court to an Information charging him with one count of embezzlement.

Ironworkers’ treasurer pleads guilty to embezzling $560k plus