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Teen from Guatemala arrested after caught driving without license

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Alejandro Morales-Mateo

An 18-year-old from Guatemala was arrested after he was caught driving without a license in Lady Lake.

Alejandro Morales-Mateo was driving a white 2004 Chevrolet Tahoe shortly before 7 p.m. Saturday when he failed to come to a complete stop on Skyline Drive, according to an arrest report from the Lady Lake Police Department. During a traffic stop, Morales-Mateo admitted he did not have a valid driver’s license or any form of identification. A check with dispatch confirmed he does not have a driver’s license.

He was arrested on a charge of driving without a license and ticketed for having no proof of insurance.

He was booked at the Lake County Jail and released after posting $500 bond.

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