Dallas police search for woman impersonating officer

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DALLAS – Police are searching for a woman they say was impersonating a Dallas police officer when she threatened to arrest a man and then robbed him.

The robbery occurred on August 11 at 6 pm on the 300 block of South St. Augustine Drive.

A 37-year-old man told police an unknown Hispanic woman walked up to him in a parking lot, said she was a police officer and requested identification.

She then threatened to arrest him if he didn’t give her money.

According to police, the man gave the fake cop his wallet and she fled in a white Nissan Altima.

Anyone with any information is encouraged to contact Detective Barnett of the Dallas Police Department’s South Investigation Unit at 214-671-0115.