Columbia Police Pursuing Police Officer Impersonator
COLUMBIA -- In the hours between 2 a.m. and 4:30 a.m. Saturday and Sunday morning, there have been three reported incidents of a man claiming to be a DEA agent pulling residents over and asking for their information. All of the incidents happened in south Columbia.
All three of the victims report being pulled over by a vehicle with flashing lights. In once incident, the man presented a gun and attempted to get the victim to get out of his car. The victim drove away unharmed.
The suspect is described as a white male, 6"1' to 6"3', thin build, brownish red hair and a scruffy beard. The vehicle is described as a dark colored sedan, possibly a Chevy. The license plate number is not known. A Crimestoppers reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest.