Man gives fake name after running a red light

Posted at 9:41 AM, Sep 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-25 09:41:43-04

Tonawanda Police say a man gave a fake name after being pulled over because he had a suspended license and unpaid tickets.

Police say Paul Kissel, 48, was pulled over for running a red light at Luksin Drive.

According to officials, he said his name was "Tyler Kissel" and he "forgot his license."

Officers say they determined the right name and Kissel admitted to having a suspended license and unpaid tickets in Amherst and North Tonawanda.

Police say Kissel was charged with False Personation, aggravated unlicensed operation and passing a red light at a traffic stop on Twin City Highway.