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Cop Impersonator Tried to Pull Over Real Undercover Cop, Say Police

July 21, 2010  | 

A man was arrested on suspicion of impersonating a peace officer, according to the El Paso Times, after he used an air horn and siren in an attempt to stop the vehicle of an undercover cop on his way to provide emergency backup to officers.

Jeremy Hernandez, 20, was reportedly undeterred when the undercover police officer refused to pull over, continuing to follow the officer and use his horn and siren until they reached an area where there were other officers.

Additional police-related items including a scanner were found in the man's car when he was arrested.

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