Officials: Police impersonator pulls over, injures driver in Northglenn
NORTHGLENN, Colo. — Authorities are seeking a police impersonator who pulled over a driver and left him with a minor injury late Tuesday night, the Northglenn Police Department said.
Police said officers responded to the area of Huron Street and Kennedy Drive on the report of an impersonator about 11:45 p.m. Tuesday.
The driver told officers he was pulled over by a black SUV believed to be a police vehicle about 10:20 p.m. The victim then told police that after providing information, he was told to get out of the vehicle.
The suspect told the driver to walk a straight line, police said. After doing so, the suspect struck the victim in the face, causing a minor injury. The suspect then returned to the SUV and fled the scene.
The suspect is described as a white male, 6-foot to 6-foot-2 with a medium build, clean shaven with blonde spiked hair.
He was wearing black pants and a light blue long sleeve shirt. He also was wearing a duty belt that held a holder, ammunition pouches and a handcuff case. It’s not known if he was armed.
The SUV has a blue light bar on the roof and might have a spotlight on the driver’s side near the side view mirror.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Northglenn Police Department at 303-450-8868.