Cops: Binghamton Man Had 23 License Suspensions
Authorities say driving privileges for a man pulled over for speeding in Binghamton had been suspended nearly two-dozen times.
According to the Broome County Sheriff's Office, 40-year-old Rashiem Tompkins of Binghamton was stopped by a deputy on Prospect Street around 11:15 p.m. Thursday.
Tompkins allegedly was traveling 46 mph in a 30 mph zone.
Officials say Tompkins initially claimed he had no identification with him. He provided the deputy with a name and date of birth that turned out to be false.
Tompkins then provided a photo ID with his actual name.
Investigators say his New York state driver's license had been suspended 23 times for "numerous reasons."
Tompkins was charged with false personation and second-degree aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. He also was charged with speeding. He was ordered to appear in Binghamton city court at a future date.
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