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Man with 42 license suspensions arrested on I-87

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NEW BALTIMORE, N.Y. – State Police say a Connecticut man with 42 suspensions on his license was arrested in Greene County.

According to authorities, on April 15, State Police were patrolling I-87 northbound when they pulled over a vehicle for speeding.

The driver allegedly gave Troopers a fake name during their initial investigation. However, it was later revealed the driver was James Bookman Jr., 25, of Bridgeport, Connecticut.

Troopers determined that Bookman has 42 suspensions on his license.

He was arrested and taken to State Police in Albany where he was charged with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the 1st Degree, a felony, False Personation, a Misdemeanor, and Speeding.

Bookman was arraigned in the Town of New Baltimore Court and remanded to the Albany County Jail. He is due in court on Tuesday.

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