PUTNAM COUNTY, N.Y. - A Rockland County man is in trouble with the law after being busted for driving with a suspended license in Philipstown.
Shortly after 8:45 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 19, Stony Point resident Michael Reid, 24, was stopped by a member of the Putnam County Sheriff’s Department while driving on Route 9D for a routine traffic violation.
According to police, during the stop, it was determined that Reid was driving with a suspended license. He was arrested and charged with a misdemeanor charge of aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle.
Reid was processed at the scene and released on his own recognizance. He is due back in the Town of Philipstown Justice Court on Monday, Jan. 23. If he is found guilty of the misdemeanor charge, Reid faces up to a year in jail and a $1,000 fine.