Man arrested for impersonating officer - KNOE 8 News; KNOE-TV; |

Man arrested for impersonating officer

Posted: Updated:
© MGN Online © MGN Online

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KNOE 8 News/AP) - Authorities say a 26-year-old Westlake man stole a relative's deputy sheriff uniform and wore it while stealing two televisions from Wal-Mart.

Gary A. Robertson was charged Tuesday with impersonating a police officer and theft over $500/

Calcasieu Sheriff Tony Mancuso says he expected theft and traffic charges to be added.

Robertson is being held on $120,000 bond set by state District Judge Robert Wyatt.

Mancuso said authorities don't know how long Robertson had the uniform.

It was unclear whether Robertson has an attorney.

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and KNOE. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.