Palmyra man caught driving 63 in a 35 MPH zone

On Wednesday the Ontario County Sheriff Deputies arrested Damian J. Smith Jr., age 22 of Palmyra, aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the second degree.

Smith was driving a tow truck east on State Street in the Town of East Bloomfield at 63 MPH in a 35 MPH zone. Smith was also operating a vehicle with no affixed rear license plate. He was stopped on State Route 5 & 20 west of State Route 444. He was operating a vehicle with more than three court suspensions of his New York State drivers license on three or more separate court dates.

Smith was issued citations for AUO in the second degree, no distinctive license plate, and speed in zone. He was arraigned in the Town of West Bloomfield and remanded to the Ontario County Jail for $500 cash bail. He is to appear in East Bloomfield Town Court.