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Huntington station man arrested for unlicensed speeding

A 42-year-old Huntington Station man was arrested when he was stopped for speeding on State Route 5 in the Town of Portland Monday.

Philip Purpura was pulled over by State Police after being clocked going 75 mph in a 55 mph zone, according to a State Police report. Troopers discovered Purpura’s driver’s license had been revoked and he was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle in the second degree, operation of a motor vehicle by an unlicensed driver and speeding.

Purpura faces further proceedings in Portland Town Court.