Sanjaya Malakar ticketed for driving 110 mph

American Idol 6 finalist and I’m a Celebrity breakout star Sanjaya Malakar received a $411 speeding ticket for driving 110 miles per hour in I-405 in Kirkland, Washington, outside of Seattle.

Seattle’s NBC affiliate reports that it was “50 mph over the speed limit” and that “No other cars were around, so Malakar was not arrested for reckless endangerment. Drugs and alcohol were not factors in the case.”

American Idol contestant Sanjaya ticketed for speeding [KING5]

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