(WVIT-TV) A 43-year-old state trooper has been charged with larceny, accused of stealing jewelry and cash from the victim of a fatal motorcycle crash on Route 15 in Fairfield on Sept. 22.

Trooper Aaron Huntsman, an 18-year veteran of the department, has been suspended from the department, according to state police.

John Scalesse, 49, of Orange, president of JAS Masonry, died from injuries sustained in the crash.

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