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Albion man jailed after driving 100 mph-plus with infant

Staff Reports Posted 16 June 2015 at 12:00 am

Kyle Allport

ELBA – An Albion man has been jailed and faces numerous charges after being arrested on Monday by State Police in Elba for driving without a license and allegedly exceeding 100 miles per hour with an infant in the backseat.

Kyle J. Allport, 30, of Albion was arrested for Endangering the Welfare of a Child – a Class A Misdemeanor, Speeding, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation 2nd, Unlicensed Operator, and Failure to Comply with a Lawful Order of a Police Officer.

Troopers reported they observed Allport speeding on Route 98 in the Town of Elba. He accelerated to over 100 mph as a state trooper began to follow him. The vehicle was stopped and further investigation determined Allport had a suspended driver’s license and had a child in the back seat, less than 1 year old, police reported.

Allport was taken to the Town of Elba Court for arraignment and remanded to the Genesee County Jail in lieu of $500 bail. He is scheduled to appear in Town Court on June 25.