Cartersville Police arrest man on charges of Impersonating a Police Officer

February 23rd, 2022 – 3:05 PM

Staff Reports –

According to a press release from the Cartersville Police Department, officers arrested Justin Greene on February 23, 2022, on charges of Impersonating a Police Officer.

On Friday, February 18, 2022, Mr. Greene attempted to assist officers on a felony stop but left before he could be identified.

At that stop, Mr. Greene presented himself as a “Public Safety Officer,” displayed a replica firearm, and attempted to assist officers in bringing two suspects into custody at gunpoint.

Mr. Greene was driving what appeared to be an unmarked police car complete with lights and a siren and was wearing a badge.

Today, officers arrested Mr. Greene inside the vehicle and seized a number of items including tactical gear and the replica firearms, and identification closely resembling Georgia Police Credentials.

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