Man charged with impersonating cop

February 10, 2009 9:11:40 AM PST
A man is charged with impersonating a police officer after investigators say he flashed a badge and tried to order two actual police officers to move their car. Twenty-five-year-old Juan Quintero faces several charges, including impersonation of a peace officer, aggravated assault and possession of a replica firearm.

Police say Quintero approached two off-duty officers early Tuesday morning, and told them to move their car, and he displayed a weapon.

When both officers got out of their car. Quintero tried to run away, but he was arrested a short time later.