Gym owners arrested for defying NJ Gov. Murphy’s shutdown order

Gym owners arrested for defying NJ Gov. Murphy’s shutdown order

The owners of Atilis Gym were arrested Monday morning in the latest chapter of the New Jersey gym’s repeated defiance of the state’s coronavirus protocols, the Camden County Prosecutor’s Office announced.The arrests came just days after a judge ruled the the owners were in contempt of court and could begin facing fines for keeping their gym open, despite Gov. Phil Murphy’s order that gyms cannot be open as the state continues to battle the coronavirus pandemic.Ian Smith, 33, of Delanco Township, and Frank Trumbetti, 51, of Williamstown, were charged with one count of fourth-degree contempt, on...

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