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AVON – A Rochester man was stopped on Thursday by a Sheriff’s Deputy on I-390 in Avon for a possible registration violation and was found to have a license that has been suspended 17 times.
According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Malvin Ashford, 39, was arrested for Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the First Degree a class E Felony.
On March 19 at approximately 8:16 p.m., Deputy Ryan Whitford of the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office conducted a vehicle stop on Interstate 390 in the Town of Avon on a vehicle that he observed with a registration violation.
The operator was identified as Malvin Ashford of Rochester, and further investigation discovered that Ashford’s driver’s license had been suspended a total of 17 times.
Ashford arraigned in Avon Town Court. Ashford was remanded to the custody of the Sheriff with no possibility of bail due to prior felony convictions. Ashford is being held in the Livingston County Jail and is scheduled to appear in Avon Town Court at a later date.
Deputy Sanford of the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office assisted on scene.
PHOTO CAPTION: Malvin Ashford. (Photo/Livingston County Sheriff’s Office)