A MAN accused of impersonating a police officer and intercepting motorists in a fake undercover police car in Sydney’s Inner West has been arrested and charged.
The 22-year-old allegedly fitted red and blue lights to the dash of a grey Toyota Corolla and pulled over a vehicle on Balmain Road in Lilyfield just before 11.30pm last night.
It will be alleged the 22-year-old approached the stranger’s vehicle and spoke to the driver before returning to his car and leaving the scene.
ARTICLE CONTINUES AFTER THIS ADVERTISEMENT
Police were called and, following inquiries, arrested the 22-year-old man at a house on Noble Street in Greenacre just after 7am this morning.
He was taken to Bankstown Police Station where he was charged with impersonating a police officer.
The man was granted conditional bail to appear at Downing Centre Local Court on Friday 27 January.