Ludlow Man Arrested For Using Dead Father’s Drivers License


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On Saturday, January 27th, just before 11AM, Officer Derek Smolinski of the Ludlow Police Department conducted a traffic stop of Chapin Street.

The vehicle, a 1993 Mercedes, was being operated by 60 year old Bruce Dias of Ludlow, who lost his driver’s license for life after being convicted of motor vehicle homicide in 1991.

When stopped, Dias stated that he has been driving under his father’s driver’s license who is deceased.  Dias was placed in custody and transported to the Ludlow Police Department for booking and  released on bail.

Dias is charged with Operating a Motor Vehicle with License Revoked and will appear in Palmer District Court at a later date.