Alleged Police Impersonator Arrested In Kingsville
Saturday August 30th, 2014
Posted at 3:38pm
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OPP in Kingsville have arrested and charged a 37-year-old door to door salesman for impersonating a police officer.
Police say on August 27th they received several complaints about a man selling water heaters, being belligerent and pushy. One of the residents got into a disagreement with the salesman and said he was going to call the police.
It is alleged that the salesman stated that he didn’t have to call the police because he was one. When asked his name, he identified himself as one of the officers who had dealt with him earlier in the day.
Police located the salesman in the area and arrested him for impersonating a police officer.
James Storton of Kitchener will be appearing in court on September 25th in Windsor.