Linden councilman withdraws support from mayor

A Linden Councilman says he no longer supports Mayor Derek Armstead's re-election and will not run on his ticket in the June Democratic primary. The loss of 9th Ward Councilman Armando Medina comes just as supporters of State Sen. Nicholas Scutari, the Union County Democratic chairman and the Linden Democratic Municipal Chairman, prepare to drop Armstead from the organization line.  Armstead backed Colleen Mahr for county chair in her race