Police Impersonator in Carbon County

By Sharon Gaeta , Jayne Ann Bugda | jbugda@pahomepage.com

Published 07/22 2014 07:19PM

Updated 07/22 2014 07:23PM

Bowmanstown, Carbon County- State police are looking for the man they say impersonated a cop and even drew a weapon when he pulled over a woman in Carbon County.
          The incident happened along route 248 near Palmerton on Friday.
          The suspect was driving a black charger with one blue strobe light.
          Investigators say the fake cop asked for the woman's driver's license, registration and insurance three times.
           She quickly drove off once he  drew his weapon and threatened to use it.
          The suspect is described as a man with a medium build who stands between 5'5 and 5'9 with a military style haircut.
           He was wearing a black polo shirt with a silver badge that said police on it.
    Police say his car also had damage to the front driver side.

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