Police captain arrested after allegedly trying to run down councilman

Irvington Police Captain Monique Smith was arrested after allegedly trying to run down Newark Councilman John Sharpe James last johnsharpnight.

Smith and James were dating, according to a source.

Following her attendance at a promotion party, Smith allegedly tried to run down the Newark South Ward councilman, a veteran of the War in Afghanistan and son of former Mayor Sharpe James.

Dan Ivers of NJ.com has more here.

 

Police captain arrested after allegedly trying to run down councilman