Cambridge Police report a Somerville resident with a suspended license was nabbed for driving while texting shortly before 1 p.m. on Thursday.
Police say an officer on patrol noticed a driver stopped at a light on Mass. Ave. and Rindge Ave., texting. As the light turned green and the motorist started driving towards Porter Square, the driver kept typing, police say.
The motorist got several blocks, to Porter Street, where the officer closed in. In addition to being cited for "using an electronic device while operating a motor vehicle," the driver was also cited for driving with a suspended license and not having a license in possession, police say.