Deputies arrest man accused of impersonating police officer - WAFB 9 News Baton Rouge, Louisiana News, Weather, Sports

Deputies arrest man accused of impersonating police officer

Christopher Campbell (Source: Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office) Christopher Campbell (Source: Assumption Parish Sheriff's Office)
PAINCOURTVILLE, LA (WAFB) -

A man pretending to be a police officer tried to make a traffic stop, according to investigators.

The Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office said Christopher Campbell, 20, of Pierre Part, is facing charges in the incident.

Sheriff Leland Falcon said it happened on LA 70 Thursday evening.

Campbell was booked into the Assumption Parish Detention Center on charges of fraudulent portrayal of a law enforcement officer or firefighter and following too closely.

Officials said he is being held pending a bond hearing.

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