NESCONSET, Long Island (PIX11) –Suffolk County police arrested a man Friday after finding out that his license had been suspended or revoked 45 times since 2011.
Officer Richard Regula responded to the scene of a crash on Old Nichols Road in Nesconset when he determined that James A. Tomassi was driving an registered 2002 Suzuki motorcycle that crashed into a 2000 Toyota around 6:55 p.m.
Upon investigation, Officer Regula found that Tomassi’s license was currently suspected and his suspensions included 30 scofflaws on 13 separate dates. He was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the first degree and received 10 traffic-related summonses.
Tomassi, of Lake Grove, was held overnight at Suffolk County’s fourth precinct and is scheduled to be arraigned in district court in Central Islip on Oct. 4.