Police: Cop impersonator robbed Chicago couple

January 23, 2010 3:31:32 PM PST
A Lincoln Park man has been charged with impersonating a police officer after allegedly pulling a man and woman over in the 4800-block of North Hamlin Saturday.Authorities say 37-year-old Dwayne Carter led the couple to believe he was an under-cover police officer and ordered them into his car.

Carter then allegedly drove them to a nearby alley where police say he took their cell phones, an iPod and cash.

The couple called police, and Carter was later spotted and taken into custody. He is a paroled felon who has been arrested more than a 100 times.