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Police: No license or interlock device found after traffic stop in Penn Yan

Police say a Penn Yan man faces a number of charges after a traffic stop in the village.

Scott Thornton, age 50, of Penn Yan was arrested by police following a traffic stop in the village where he was observed operating a vehicle with a revoked license.


A traffic stop was initiated and it was observed that Thornton was operating that vehicle without an ignition interlock device.

He was cited for aggravated unlicensed operation, operating out of interlock restriction, failure to yield to an emergency vehicle, and unlicensed operation.

The charges will be answered at a later date.