Police impersonator strikes in Springfield


Springfield – Police are looking for someone impersonating a police officer.


Police say a 19 year old driver was stopped by a white Ford Crown Victoria, on Piper Road at Sangamon Avenue. The driver was stopped around 9:30 Monday night.


When the victim asked to see the man's police badge the impersonator drove off. The driver described the impersonator as a bi-racial man in his 20's, tall with a stocky build and short shaved hair.


The suspect impersonating a police officer is not believed to be related to earlier incidents. If you have any information about this suspect or the vehicle call Crime Stoppers.

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