McKnight pleads guilty in federal court

The former secretary treasurer of a New Jersey transportation workers’ union admitted today to stealing tens of thousands of dollars from the union’s accounts for his personal use, according to U.S. Attorney Paul Fishman.

Kevin McKnight,  44, Jersey City, pleaded guilty to an Information charging him with one count of embezzlement of union funds before U.S. District Judge Claire C. Cecchi in Newark federal court.

McKnight pleads guilty in federal court