BY JEFF LAMM
& NEAL BUCCINO
SPECIAL TO NEWJERSEYNEWSROOM.COM
NEWARK – The Office of the Attorney General and State Division of Consumer Affairs have filed suit against a Middlesex County-based towing company that allegedly charged excessive towing fees when removing vehicles from private parking lots, exceeding the fees charged by area towing companies by an average of 76%.
The State’s five-count Complaint, filed in State Superior Court in New Brunswick, alleges that Scott Flowers’ Towing, also known as Scott’s Towing, committed multiple violations of the Predatory Towing Prevention Act and Regulations and also a violation of the Consumer Fraud Act. Scott Flowers, 52, of Woodbridge is the owner/operator of the company.