ELMONT - Police say an Elmont gas station owner is under arrest for allegedly price gouging. Fouad Elmaria, 74, is the owner of the USA Gas Station on Dutch Broadway. Cops say Elmaria was advertising gas prices at $3.83 but charging customers $4.59.
According to police, Elmaria did not comply when they asked him to change the advertised price.
Elmaria is now facing fraud and false advertising charges.