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Reckless conduct charges for motorcyclists clocked at more than 115 mph, police say

January 22. 2013 1:41PM

ROCHESTER - Two Barrington motorcyclists were arrested Sunday morning after a state trooper clocked them traveling at up to 125 mph on the Spaulding Turnpike, according to state police.

A state trooper clocked Dennis Pinson, 24, by laser traveling at 118 mph, while William Emerson, 22, was clocked at 125 mph, state police said.

The two were riding motorcycles on the Spaulding Turnpike about 11:20 a.m. Sunday when Trooper Craig Gagne of the State Police Special Enforcement Unit clocked them on laser.

Gagne radioed ahead to another trooper working in the area and both riders were stopped and arrested.

Pinson is charged with reckless driving, driving after suspension and misuse of plates. Emerson is charged with reckless driving.

What's next: Both men are to be arraigned March 6 in 7th Circuit Court, Rochester District Division.

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