Dave Herman Passes While In Prison
May 29, 2014 at 1:52 PM (PT)
Former WNEW-F/NEW YORK radio legend DAVE HERMAN has passed away at age 78, while incarcerated and waiting for his trial on federal pedophile charges, (NET NEWS 3/7), facing 10 years in prison, while in ESSEX COUNTY JAIL in NEWARK, NJ -- according to reports from WABC-TV/NEW YORK.
The report said, "His attorney says he appears to have suffered an aneurysm of a major blood vessel near the heart. HERMAN was being held on charges of attempting to transport a seven-year-old from NEW JERSEY to the VIRGIN ISLANDS for a sexual liaison.
Turns out the girl was a detective with the BERGEN COUNTY prosecutor's office. HERMAN was facing 10 years in federal prison.
HERMAN's tenure in NEW YORK radio spanned from 1972 to 1998.